On November 3rd, Terri North, President & CEO of Providence Community Housing, presented a session at Center for Planning Excellence (CPEX) annual Smart Growth Summit. The topic of the sesssion A New Approach to Addressing Housing Needs – the “Neighborhood Plus” Approach featured speakers from Dallas’ that introduced the city’s newly adopted Neighborhood Plus Plan – a plan created to strengthen and revitalize neighborhoods by developing collaborative partnerships with local government and agencies within the public and private sector. Terri presented New Orleans’ Faubourg Lafitte as a case study in redevelopment that touched on many of the high-points in the Dallas plan.
John Fregonese – President, Fregonese Associates, Inc.
Theresa O’Donnell – Chief Resilience Officer, City of Dallas and Former Interim City Manager
Terri North – President & CEO, Providence Community Housing
The session was sponsored by JPMorgan Chase & Co.