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Portland Housing Bureau 2017 Racial Equity Forum

  • New Song Community Center 220 Northeast Russell Street Portland, OR, 97212 United States (map)

The Portland Housing Bureau (PHB) invites you to join them on September 12 for their Annual Racial Equity Forum to learn about their efforts to eliminate race-based disparities in housing programs and projects. This year’s program will include a review of PHB policies and the impact they have had on the diversity within PHB’s housing portfolio, as well as a keynote address from special guest speaker Derek Hyra, Associate Professor in the School of Public Affairs at American University. Professor Hyra’s research focuses on processes of neighborhood change, with an emphasis on housing, metropolitan politics, and race. He is the author of Race, Class and Politics in the Cappuccino City

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