Albany Law School will be closed today until 4pm due to the weather.
Free and open to the public
Presenting the Edwin L. Crawford Memorial Lecture on Municipal Law
Keynote address by
Joseph Schilling of the
One of the most daunting issues facing local governments in the last decade has been the problem of vacant and abandoned properties, or "blight." This interdisciplinary conference will include multiple panels and workshops exploring topics related to local government, blight, scarcity, and renewal in both urban and rural landscapes.
Joe Schilling Lecture [Video]
Data Challenges [Audio]
Land Bank and Land Trust Partners [Audio]
Shrinking Spaces and Community Development [Audio]
Inclusion and Exclusion [Audio]
Resources for Renewal [Audio]
The NY Zombie Property Foreclosure Prevention Law [Audio]
Community Renewal Program Materials [PDF]