Concurrent Session 1A – How to Redevelop Equitably: A Focus on Environmental Justice and Town Planning

This panel will discuss how to turn a concept into a viable redevelopment project through identifying the needs of a community and addressing them in an socially and economically beneficial way. The discussion will focus on the different components of equitable development. They panel will focus on building community consensus and how to engage community members in a redevelopment project. They will go over how to determine if a project is socially and economically viable.