Short descriptions of NLIHC’s 2014 Housing Policy Conference workshops are now posted online. The conference will take place Sunday, April 27 through Wednesday, April 30 at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, DC. Workshops will include:
Getting Ready for the Release of National Housing Trust Fund Dollars
What you need to do to prepare for the first infusion of NHTF money into your state.
Maintaining Rights for Tenants After Foreclosure: The Campaign to Make the PTFA Permanent
Protect the federal Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act from expiring at the end of 2014.
Still Out of Reach? Housing and the Minimum Wage Debate
Proposed minimum wage increases will benefit low income workers but still lag behind the housing wage. How can housing and income advocates work together?
Reclaiming Neighborhoods through State and Local Land Use Tools
Land banks, land trusts, and inclusionary zoning practices are used to address blight and abandonment, leading to the creation of affordable homes and vibrant communities.
The Nation's Public Housing: What Policies Will Shape its Future
The state of public housing today and policies that could shape its future.
View the full list of 2014 workshops and descriptions at: http://bit.ly/1jOX3xJ
Click here to learn more about the event: http://www.cvent.com/d/b4ql92
Click here to REGISTER online today: http://www.cvent.com/d/b4ql92/4W
Click here to download a registration form (PDF): http://bit.ly/19CqaRe
Once you register for the conference, book your room at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel at the special room rate of $249 per night for conference attendees. This rate is available on a first come, first served basis, so reserve your room early! Click here to reserve a room at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel: http://bit.ly/1dEDu8P