Learning tracks and agenda
In response to feedback following last year's event, we are once again offering sessions that fit into two tracks: Housing 101 and 201.
Topics to be covered include:
• Planning and assessing needs
• Predevelopment and site selection
• The housing development process
• Fair housing
• Housing finance
• Building community support for affordable housing
• Chapter 40B
• Community Preservation Act (CPA)
The final agenda with speaker information will be released in April.
Cost to attend/how to register
Municipal planners, volunteers and non-profit organizations
Both days -- $100
One day only -- $50
Both days -- $160
One day only -- $80
All training materials will be provided electronically. A paper version is available for an additional fee. The registration page will include an option for those wanting a paper version.
Need-based scholarships are available until May 14, 2018. Community teams are encouraged to attend together. Communities sending two or more people will receive a 20 percent discount on each registration (enter the code TEAM20 on the payment page).
For those interested in staying overnight, arrangements can be made with the Marriott SpringHill Suites Devens Common Center. Remember to mention the Housing Institute when booking to receive a discounted rate.