2018 WOODLAWN COMMUNITY SUMMIT

THE AGENDA OF EVENTS*

Saturday, March 3, 2018 

7:30 am

Registration Opens

7:45 am

Neighborhood Awards Continental Breakfast

8:00 am

Resource Fair (until 11:00 am)

9:00 am

Summit Remarks and Keynote Speaker

A NEW URBAN MOSAIC

Hear from residents, stakeholders and planners on the united vision for the community. Learn what you can do to stay abreast of potential developments in order to build a sustainable community.


Plenary Remarks By:

  • Dr. Kenneth Wilson, Deputy Director of Adult Trauma, UChicago Medical Center
  • Melissa Hill, Agenda Director, Public Affairs & Government Relations, Jewel Osco
  • Rob Rose, Executive Director, Cook County Land Bank
  • Susana Vasquez, Associate Vice President, UChicago Office of Civic Engagement
  • Michael Strautmanis, Vice President of Public Engagement, Obama Foundation


Special Remarks By:

Melody Spann Cooper

Chairman

Midway Broadcasting Corporation

 

10:30 am

Workshops


a. Community Policing Training & Strategy Overview


b. Buy-Fix-Keep Your Home



c. Economic and Community Development in Woodlawn



d. Woodlawn Treasures Tour: Gardens, Architecture, Heritage & Art



e. Youth Session



f. Cook County Land Bank Discussion- Development on 63rd/Cottage


g. Washington Park Neighbors Breakfast (7:45 am - 8:45 am) 

12:30 pm

Closing: Cooper's Hawk Raffle

12:45 pm

Woodlawn Housing Luxury Charter Bus Tour (Click to Register)




*Details Subject to Change.