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April 10, 2019

Affordable housing, climate change and distressed properties top agenda at ABA meeting in Baltimore

WASHINGTON, April 10, 2019 — The 33rd Annual Land Use Institute: Planning, Regulation, Litigation, Eminent Domain, and Compensation, sponsored by the American Bar Association Section of State and Local Government Law, will address a wide range of hot topics in land use, including regional approaches to revitalize neighborhoods, environmental protection and real estate development, April 11-12 in Baltimore.

Dennis W. Archer, former Mayor of Detroit and former ABA president will give the annual Richard F. Babcock Faculty Keynote Address at 8:45 a.m. on Friday, April 12. Babcock was one of the 20th century’s greatest land use attorneys. Archer’s address is titled, “Detroit’s New GM Plant from Mayor Coleman Young to Mayor Michael Duggan.”

Land Use Institute
Sponsored by the ABA Section of State and Local Government Law

April 11-12

John and Frances Angelos Law Center
University of Baltimore School of Law
1401 North Charles Street
Baltimore MD 21201

A complete agenda can be found online. This event is open to members of the media. To register, please contact Betsy Adeboyejo at [email protected].

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