This meeting was an information packed discussion of Community Development Block Grant programs that will disburse over $420 million dollars in Oregon over the next few years. Panelists Alex Campbell, OHCS Larry Florin, Burbank Housing Jennifer Gray Thompson, After the Fire Margaret Van Vliet, Trillium Advisors, Sonoma and Oregon Caryn Wheeler-Clay, JCC LTRG Questions Addressed […]
Goal of the meeting How do we prepare ourselves as a community to meet these opportunities to re-envision parts of our valley? The agenda is here Why it’s important These projects represent a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to re envision what our fire-affected communities will be like to live in. The fires were a terrible reset for […]
This week we had a panel discussion how we as a community might help support more attainable and affordable housing development by identifying land that might be made available for socially-purposeful building. Our panelists included Greg Holmes, 1000 Friends Margaret Van Vliet, Trillium Advisors Jason Elzy, JCHA Anne Marie Alfrey, RVCOG Daryn Murphy, Developer Josh […]
We had a great panel discussion with updates on Economic Recovery this week. We also discussed our Land Availability Project. Our economic recovery panelists included: Colleen/Terrill, SOREDI Marshall Doak, SBDC Jon Legarza, TURA Tucker Teutsch, Remake Talent, Business Zone Captains Marta Tarantsey, Business Oregon Some questions we are asking our community leaders are: What progress […]
This week we heard back from a few of our group members regarding a trip they took to Paradise, California. They were invited to join the community leaders behind their ongoing rebuild from the devastating 2018 Camp Fire. We are humbled to have their guidance and hope to implement the key learnings the team took from their experience.
Below is Julie O’Dwyer’s presentation on the trip:
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Featuring discussions regarding how to bring the community together to commemorate the upcoming year anniversary of the Almeda fire, and how to implement the services transitional and temporary housing residents need.
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Featuring discussions about equity and inclusion in the recovery and rebuilding process with various guests from around the Rogue Valley. There is a break in the conversation from about 50 minutes to 1 hour, so feel free to skip ahead. The chat transcript and links are included below.
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Featuring talks on Local Disaster Preparedness by Holly and Dorie and a Disaster Registry by Cassie Top Ten Things You Can Do Now to Prepare your Community Organization Like on the airplane: Put your oxygen mask on first! What is your personal preparation plan? Do you have a list of what you should have? https://www.ready.gov/build-a-kit […]