Empowering Neighborhoods

APA Florida Chapter, Suncoast Section

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Friday, October 14, 2016
11 a.m. - 11 a.m. EDT

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Overview

 

Description:

Orange County’s “Safe Neighborhoods” program has developed a formula for stabilizing communities that are showing signs of decline: help the community to develop its voice, connect citizens to information and resources, collaborate on a plan, and provide access to funds for neighborhood improvements. This presentation will explain how the program works, and share stories that will inspire your own neighborhood.

 

Planning-related educational objective:

Attendees will learn tools for forming partnerships between government agencies, law enforcement and residents, how those partnerships lead to improved safety , reduced crime and empowered citizens. 

Speakers

Jason Reynolds

Invited Speaker

Jason Reynolds is a Chief Planner with Orange County Government focused on engaging and redeveloping communities. He specializes in and oversees programs which improve the economic viability and social infrastructure of declining communities, by encouraging and fostering revitalization. He holds a master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from ... Read More