Save the Date: Lehigh Valley Housing Summit, Sept 24
The Second Annual Lehigh Valley Housing Summit will take place on Thursday, September 24, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in downtown Allentown. The keynote speaker will be the Brookings Institution’s Anthony Downs, speaking on smart growth and affordable housing. Kamran Afshar, one of the leading observers of the economic and market trends shaping the Lehigh Valley, will be guest speaker. The summit also will feature a panel of for-profit housing developers discussing the barriers to creating affordable housing.
Put together as a joint effort of Lehigh County, Northampton County, and Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley, the annual Housing Summit provides an in-depth look at the needs and opportunities related to affordable housing in the Lehigh Valley. Be sure to mark September 24th on your calendar now.