Next Rockford to Get Update on Affordable Housing Strategies and Neighborhood Equality

Next Rockford Meeting

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Jane Addams Apartments, 500 S. Seminary St., Rockford, IL

7:30-8:30 am


Topic: Affordable Housing Strategies and Neighborhood Equality

Twitter Hashtag: #nextneighborhoods


Please join Next Rockford for a presentation and discussion on a hot topic critical to the city of Rockford, the surrounding region, and equitable neighborhoods which affects the quality of life and opportunity for all.  The meeting will be on Thursday February 12th at 7:30am at Jane Addams Apartments.  Ron Clewer, CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority, will speak to the organization about the Choice Neighborhoods proposal (https://camiroschoice.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/1-7-ellis-heights-choice1.pdf), affordable housing strategies, and neighborhood equality as well as the impact of these issues on the Rockford region’s economic growth and attractiveness.


Additionally, we will have updates on:

– A World In Motion STEM program at Floberg elementary.

– Rock Valley Trustee election

– Downtown Development

– Rockford University Promise


Next Rockford exists to…..

– Connect Generation X and Generation Y leaders to one another.

– Educate our generations on the issues important to the community and to individual members.

– Once we are connected and educated, successfully advocate for issues important to our generations, members, and community.


Please join us!
Scott Anderson