Redevelopment: Growing Communities and Building Opportunities

October 16-18, 2019 |Hilton Tampa Downtown

WELCOME

The Florida Redevelopment Association 2019 Annual Conference provides real-world solutions to the ever-changing landscape of challenges faced by agencies, organizations and businesses committed to successful redevelopment initiatives across Florida. Redevelopment professionals, elected officials and business community leaders will find insight and inspiration through nationally recognized speakers, engaging workshops and mobile tours to fuel their passion for transforming their community.

SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY
OCTOBER 16, 2019

THURSDAY
OCTOBER 17, 2019

FRIDAY
OCTOBER 18, 2019

Featured Speakers

LENORA BILLINGS-HARRIS, CSP

President & CEO, UbuntuGlobal, Certified Speaking Professional

Lenora Billings-Harris, CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) is a CPAE (Council of Peers Award of Excellence) Hall of Fame speaker and an internationally recognized authority in the areas of inclusion, diversity and bias. She has been included as one of the 100 Global Thought Leaders on Diversity and Inclusion by The Society of Human Resource Management and was named by Diversity Woman Magazine as one of the twenty top influential diversity leaders in the US.

MATTHEW PETTY

City Planner and Real Estate Developer

Matthew is a city planner and real estate developer who has also been elected three times to the Fayetteville City Council. Matthew has a deep understanding of American zoning and development codes and infrastructure planning processes. He has facilitated numerous public hearings and stakeholder engagement efforts, and his first mixed-use project as an owner-developer is under construction.

 

CHARLES L. MAROHN, JR., PE, AICP

Founder and President of Strong Towns

Marohn is the lead author of Thoughts on Building Strong Towns — Volume 1, Volume 2 and Volume 3 — as well as the author of A World Class Transportation System. He hosts the Strong Towns Podcast and is a primary writer for Strong Towns’ web content. He has presented Strong Towns concepts in hundreds of cities and towns across North America and in 2017 was named one of the 10 Most Influential Urbanists of all time by Planetizen.

What attendees are saying about the 2018 Conference!

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Today we are shining the 2020 FRA Award winner spotlight on the East Tampa CRA for winning the 2020 Creative Organizational Development and Funding Award. East Tampa CRA’s project, Urban 360, is fulfilling the community’s dream of new home ownership for moderate to low income families. The City did this by partnering with local urban infill home builders to construct these quality homes. Congratulations City of East Tampa! To learn more about this award and other award-winning projects, visit the link below.
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Check out the latest questions posted to MyFRA, our members-only site! Get access to MyFRA today and stay connected to redevelopment professionals throughout the state.
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Our award celebration continues into 2021! Congratulations to West Palm Beach, Florida for winning the 2020 Capital Projects/Infrastructure Award for a large community! Their project, Clematis Streetscape, transformed the city’s most iconic downtown street to improve accessibility and economic vitality. To learn more about this award and other award-winning projects, visit the link below.
redevelopment.net/2020-fra-awards/ ! #FRA #Awards2020
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Have you signed up for FRA’s weekly emails? Sign up today to stay up to date and keep up with #redevelopment news! To read the latest edition of our weekly eblast or to subscribe, click here: https://t.co/4XW9ScMfTF https://t.co/ybFWjXnPXh FLRedevel photo

Today we are shining the 2020 FRA Award winner spotlight on the East Tampa CRA for winning the 2020 Creative Organizational Development and Funding Award. To learn more about this award and other award-winning projects, visit the link below.
https://t.co/6HdNu2nsbD https://t.co/lME56looKw
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Check out the latest questions posted to MyFRA, our members-only site! Get access to MyFRA today and stay connected to redevelopment professionals throughout the state.
https://t.co/sjWKWWlssX

Our award celebration continues into 2021! Congratulations to the @westpalmbch for winning the 2020 Capital Projects/Infrastructure Award for a large community! To learn more about this award and other award-winning projects, visit the link below.
https://t.co/6HdNu2nsbD https://t.co/4OKTkGo6Mc
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We hope everyone is off to a great start in 2021! FRA is committed to supporting Florida's #redevelopment efforts. Take a look at our first weekly email of the #newyear by clicking here: https://t.co/f4A7gnrITo https://t.co/UroU9jsexh FLRedevel photo