Ohio Land Bank Conference Schedule 2014

Conference Schedule

This is the final conference schedule

Last update: 9/2/2014

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11
8:30 Registration & Continental Breakfast
10:00 Welcome & Introductions
Ballroom (10:00 – 10:20)
Seneca Neil House Thurber Park Parlor
10:30 Renovate or Demolish? Innovative Approaches to Answering This Question (CLE) Land Banks 101 (CLE) Turning the Rust Belt and Brownfields Green
12:00 Lunch & Keynote Address – Ballroom
1:15 Revitalization Utilizing Tax Credit Financing The Economic Value of Greenspace Vacant Housing Inventories – Quantifying the Need for Demolition and Rehabilitation Alternative Demolition Financing Methods (CLE)
2:30 Vacant Land Management: Lessons from the Field The Challenges of Redeveloping Landfill Sites (CLE) Metro West – Moving a Market through a Strategic Intervention Discussion Session: EPA Requirements for Scrap Tire Haulers
3:30 Snack Break – First Floor Lobby Discussion Session at 3:15
Legislative Changes
4:00 How Trees Bring Land Vitality Leveraging Landbank and Port Authority Tools to Revitalize Communities:  REACH NIP – Ohio Housing Finance Agency’s Vacant Property Initiative (CLE) Discussion Session: Records Retention
5:30 Networking Reception (5:30 – 7:00) – Ballroom
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
7:30 Registration – First Floor Lobby & Continental Breakfast – Ballroom
8:45 Land Banks & Historic Preservation: An Oxymoron? (CLE) “VAPAC” – A Model for Collaboration (CLE) The Basics of Demolition
10:30 Slavic Village Restoration Project: Year 2 (CLE) Bank REO Panel (CLE) Blight to Bright: Act 2 (CLE)
11:45 Lunch & Keynote Speaker: Senator Sherrod Brown
1:00 It Takes a Village to Raise a Neighborhood Land Protection 101: Greenspace and Landbanks (CLE) Land Bank Property Management Systems
2:15 Wrap Up – Ballroom

(CLE) indicates this course has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education.
The 2014 Land Bank Conference has been approved for 6.0 total CLE hours instruction.