Thursday, September 6, 2012

8:15 am Registration and breakfast
9:00 am Welcome and opening remarks
Lena Robinson, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

9:10 am Legislative Update

Lynn Hutchins, Goldfarb and Lipmann
Handout: Development Beyond Redevelopment (pdf, 3.4 mb)

9:40 am Local Redevelopment Update

The director of the successor agency describes her vision for the future of economic development in their communities and current needs for finishing projects in an interim stage of development.

Tiffany Bohee, Successor Agency to the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency
Presentation: Honoring Redevelopment Agency Commitments to San Francisco Communities (pdf, 1.4 mb)

10:15 am Where We Are Now and How Are Impacted Entities Regrouping

Because of its wide ranging usage, redevelopment touched many different entities and organizations beyond just the agencies. Panelists from a range of organizations and representing different entities will discuss how their work intersected with redevelopment and what they are most concerned about as a result of its elimination. The goal of this panel is to identify opportunities for immediate and long-term solutions.

Joshua Simon, Northern California Community Loan Fund (moderator)
Jenny McNulty, Urban Solutions
John Kauh, Wells Fargo
Tom Lockard, Stone & Youngberg
Michael Yarne, UP Urban
Panel Q&A

11:45 pm Closing thoughts and recommendations for next steps
12:00 pm Adjourn