Reclaiming Conference in Pittsburgh September 2007

Submitted by lmcshane on Fri, 04/27/2007 - 12:00.
09/24/2007 - 09:00
09/25/2007 - 17:00

Omni William Penn Hotel

530 William Penn Place  •  Pittsburgh, PA 15219

(412) 281-7100  •

Reclaiming Vacant Properties: Strategies for Rebuilding America’s Neighborhoods, sponsored by the National Vacant Properties Campaign, will be the first national conference focusing on helping realize the potential of vacant properties as community assets – highlighting strategies to ensure they benefit the residents, communities, and cities around them.

This two-day conference will bring together practitioners, policymakers, and concerned citizens from throughout the country to share model practices and problem solve. Don’t miss this opportunity to design new strategies to prevent and revitalize vacant properties, which will consequently improve public safety and health, and spur economic growth.

Anyone committed to learning from, and sharing, experiences that make America’s neighborhoods stronger and healthier – community development professionals, public officials, civic leaders, local and state governmental staff, citizen activists, crime and safety professionals, the financial community, real estate professionals, academics, developers, planners, and others.

The Federal Reserve Bank of
Cleveland is the principal planning partner of the conference. Established in 1914 as part of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland serves Ohio, western Pennsylvania, eastern Kentucky, and the panhandle of West Virginia. The Bank has branch offices in Cincinnati and Pittsburgh.


Omni William Penn Hotel
530 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA
United States
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