Finger Lakes Housing Consortium Announces June 19 Summit

May 26, 2015

Focus on Building Communities Together: Housing, Jobs and Economic Development


Geneva, N.Y. – In their continuing pursuit of adequate housing for our region and to identify the common goals of our Finger Lakes communities in regard to housing, economic development and job stimulation; the 2015 Finger Lakes Housing Consortium Summit will focus on identifying the common threads that exist between these three areas of development in Ontario, Wayne, Seneca and Yates counties. This year’s event will be held Friday, June 19, 2015 at the Ramada Inn in Geneva from 8:30am to 3:00pm. The event is sponsored by Generations Bank.

The 2015 Event details are as follows:
8:30am to 3pm, with breakfast and lunch provided
Ramada Inn Geneva Waterfront

Cost is 30.00 and registration is open now and interested parties can register by June 10.

Panelists and Speakers
JaMone Turner – Empire State Development Corporation
Steve Griffin – Finger Lakes Economic Development Center
Brett Hebner – Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance
Cindy Newcomb – United States Department of Agriculture
Stuart Mitchell – PathStone
Jerry Nagy – Homes and Community Renewal
Blair Sebastian – New York State Rural Housing Coalition
And leadership from other county, state, and federal agencies
Svante Myrick – Mayor of Ithaca (Invited)

Finger Lakes Housing Consortium
Contact: Martin Teller
Housing Summit Co-Chair
Phone 315-462-9466
Contact: Peter Brown
Housing Summit Co-Chair
Phone 315‐539‐1726

To register as an attendee please send contact information and payment of $30.00 to FL Housing Consortium, 28 East Main Street, NY 14432 Attention Martin Teller

Event sponsors are being accepted and will be provided a display area and recognition during the event – if you are interested in being a sponsor, preregistration is required. Please contact Martin Teller at (315) 462-9466 or or Peter Brown at (315)539-1726 for further details.

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About Finger Lakes Housing Consortium
The Finger Lakes Housing Consortium is a collaboration of four separate housing consortia including organizations in Ontario, Wayne, Seneca and Yates counties and represents over 100 organizations and government representatives that are concerned with a wide variety of housing and economic development needs.

About Generations Bank
Generations Bank has partnered with businesses and residents in the Northern Finger Lakes region since its founding in 1870, while maintaining a strong commitment to each and every community in which it operates. The bank is headquartered in Seneca Falls and serves customers from nine retail locations in Seneca Falls, Auburn, Waterloo, Geneva, Union Springs, Phelps and Farmington. Generations was named one of the CNY Business Journal’s ‘Best Places to Work’ in 2015.