Affinity Dinner: Tackling Blight: A National Perspective
December 4, 20177:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Rick Vilello; Dr. Akilah Watkins-Butler
Come listen as Dr. Akilah Watkins-Butler shares national trends and tools being used successfully to fight blight, revitalize communities, and bolster local real estate markets.
Introductions: Winnie Branton, Esq., Branton Strategies, LLC
Opening Remarks: Rick Vilello, Deputy Director for Community Affairs and Development, Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development
Speaker: Dr. Akilah Watkins-Butler, President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for Community Progress