From NIMBY to YIMBY: Making a More Compelling Case for Housing

Monday, September 11, 2017 01:15 PM – 2:30 PM Pelican Concurrent Session
Open to All Attendees

Overcoming neighborhood opposition is often the highest hurdle facing an affordable developer. A new wave of advocates, communications experts, and grassroots groups is emerging to turn the tides of NIMBYism. Engage with some of the leaders on what you can do to build community support for new affordable and workforce housing. APA CM | 1.25

Moderator
Ali Solis
President and CEO, Make Room

Panelists
Linda Mandolini
President, Eden Housing

David Whitehead
Housing Organizer, Greater Greater Washington