IEDC Training Course: Neighborhoods Development Strategies
19 Aug, 2019
September 19-20, 2019 | Baltimore, MD
This course is held in partnership with Maryland Economic Development Association(MEDA).
Neighborhood economic development programs strive to improve the economic well-being and quality of life within a city or region by providing jobs and strengthening the tax base. Join IEDC and MEDA in Baltimore this September for an overview of the basic tools and strategies used to economically improve neighborhoods.
This course teaches participants how to identify the major neighborhood actors, their objectives, and strategies for redevelopment, in addition to understanding the process for creating a strategic economic development plan to meet their neighborhood development goals.
Hotel Indigo Baltimore
24 W. Franklin Street
Baltimore MD, 21201
- Access new strategies for asset creation, wealth creation, and enterprise development & expansion
- Learn about housing development, real estate speculation, and tax-base stabilization
- Understand the public and private sector role in combating inner city unemployment
- Examine historical and current neighborhood trends
- Perform leakage assessments and gap analyses
- Align strategic plans for multiple neighborhood groups
- Understand the underserved needs for banking and grocery
- Work with media to share success stories