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Friday, March 21 • 4:05pm - 5:25pm
FR4.15 The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program at 40 (Panel II)

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Moderator: George Galster, Wayne State University

  • The Role of the CDBG Program in Rural America
    Keith Wiley, Housing Assistance Council

  • Community Development And Fair Housing: A Work Still In Progress
    Laurence Pearl, Retired from HUD; Current chair of the DC Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

  • Federally Sponsored Local Economic And Community Development: A Look At Hud’s Section 108 Program
    Brett Theodos, Urban Institute
  • Using Community Development Block Grant Dollars to Revitalize Neighborhoods: The Impact of Program Spending in Philadelphia
    Karen Beck Pooley


Laurence Pearl

Retired from HUD; Current chair of the DC Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
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Karen Beck Pooley

Senior Associate, czb, LLC
I am a Senior Associate at czb LLC, a neighborhood planning firm, and teach at Muhlenberg College and Lehigh University. I previously worked for the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Allentown and New York City’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development. I have a Master of Urban Planning & Policy from New School University’s Milano Graduate School, and a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania’s Department of City and... Read More →

Brett Theodos

Urban Institute

Keith Wiley

Housing Assistance Council


George Galster

Wayne State University

Friday March 21, 2014 4:05pm - 5:25pm
Madero Room (Westin 2nd Floor)