3rd Annual Housing Summit

3rd Annual Eastern Shore Housing Summit
Posted on 09/21/2021
3rd Annual Eastern Shore Housing Summit

Register (FREE)
September 24, 2021
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mary Nottingham Smith
Cultural Arts and Education Center


I. Welcome and Addresses

a. Introduction of the Governor - Senator Lynwood Lewis

b. "The Importance of Housing on The Eastern
- Governor Ralph Northam

c. Invited Guests & Local Officials

- Delegate Rob Bloxom

- Accomack County Officials

- Northampton Officials

II. Presenter - Timothy Klont (Invited)

- Local Initiatives

Support Corporation

III. Introduction of Participants

IV. Reviewing the Goals of the Coalition and the Tasks that we have Completed.

a. Goal 1 - Comprehensive Plan Update - Charles Kolakwoski

Northampton County Administrator

b. Goal 2 - Regional Housing Study Update - Elaine Meil

Executive Director A-N PDC

c. Goal 3 - Local Capacity Building for Developers - Chris Thompson

Strategic Housing, Virginia Housing

d. Goal 4 - Zoning and Land Use Review & Initiatives Northampton County

e. Goal 5 - Establishing a Shore Presence for Key Programs

- USDA Rural Development

- Weatherization Assistance Program

f. Goal 6 – Eastern Shore Delegation to Richmond

V. Facilitated Session – Guiding Question

a. What kinds of specific activity that can increase the housing stock in the next


b. What resources should be available to make it happen?