Oakland

How Should Oakland Fund Improvements in Underinvested Areas?

8:00 a.m. | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Since the dissolution of redevelopment agencies, California cities have struggled to find a substitute for tax increment financing to fund needed infrastructure and affordable housing. In that void, cities had to get creative. SPUR members and Mark Sawicki, director of the City of Oakland Department of Economics and Workforce Development, gathered in an Oakland Problem Solvers session to get creative ideas about where else to look for sources of financing to improve underinvested areas of the city. 

 

Location

SPUR Oakland
1544 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 415.781.8726

Admission

This event is for Business Members only.

Refund Policy

Individual ticket purchases. If you request a refund between 2 and 10 business days prior to the event, SPUR can issue a 25 percent refund. Requests for refunds received less than 2 days prior to an event cannot be accommodated.

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