Fair and Affordable Housing Community Meeting

The Past, Present, and Future of Community Planning

For Fair and Affordable Housing
in Westchester

 A WESPAC Foundation / CSEA Roundtable / Planners Network Forum


Saturday, October 24, 1pm

CSEA Local 860

595 W. Hartsdale Avenue, White Plains, NY 10607


Affordable HousingGeoffrey D. Smith, Esq., Tenant Association Advocate


Fair HousingLaura Morris, Westchester Residential Opportunities, Inc.


Work Force Housing – Alec Roberts, Developer and Executive Director, Community Housing Innovations, Inc.


Neighborhood PreservationPhyllis Maguire, Human Development Services of Westchester
Community ActivismTye Wilcox, Public Housing Resident




Westchester County, commonly thought of as a haven of affluence and New York City’s model suburb, has become increasingly stratified economically, as the urban/suburban divide intensifies. Exclusionary zoning and an increasing dearth of affordable housing perpetuates
income and wealth gaps.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Panel on Prosecutorial Misconduct

    October 20 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. WESPAC Public Banking Committee to meet

    October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  3. Economist Richard Wolff in White Plains

    October 23 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  4. Medea Benjamin to speak at WESPAC

    October 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  5. Communities United for Police Reform

    October 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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October 24, 2016, 6:30pm - October 24, 2016, 8:30pm

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Stop the Imperial Wars Protest

September 26, 2016, 11:00am - September 26, 2016, 1:00pm

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