Schedule

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I. SESSION I: The Past (September 27, 2017 @ 4-6PM)

An interactive session led by Alliance housing partners from The Boston Foundation, Northeastern University's Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy, and the Massachusetts Housing Partnership (MHP) to gauge attendees' knowledge of the housing crisis in Greater Boston, discussion of major housing initiatives both past and current, and a brief history of the federal and local obstacles that led to these issues.


II. SESSION II: The Present (October 18, 2017 @ 4-6PM)

An interactive session led by Alliance housing partners from MHP and the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) to discuss concepts from MHP’s report, Unlocking the Commonwealth (November 2014), and defining “the workforce.”


III. SESSION III: The Future (January 24, 2018 @ 4-6PM)

An interactive session led by Alliance housing partners ULI Boston/New England and the City of Boston's Housing Innovation Lab to discuss the concepts from ULI’s report, Building for the Middle: Housing Greater Boston’s Workforce (September 2016), the City's comprehensive housing plan, Housing a Changing City: Boston 2030, and what is projected if we do not take action.


IV. SESSION IV: Take Action (February 28, 2018 @ 4-6PM)

An interactive session led by Alliance housing partners Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH), Citizens' Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA), and the Massachusetts Smart Growth Alliance to discuss possibilities in zoning reform, incentives for developers, and creating smart/complete neighborhoods.


Please note that the Business Leaders' Learning Project will consist of four sessions, and attendees are required to attend at least three. 

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