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Ohio Civil Rights Commission - 50th Anniversary of the FHA Symposium

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Ohio Department of Transportation Auditorium

1980 West Broad Street

Columbus, OH 43223

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Join the Ohio Civil Rights Commission for a robust day of education and contemplation on the legacy of the Federal Fair Housing Act. The symposium will also focus upon the future of fair housing in the United States.

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8:00-8:30 - Registration

8:30 - 9:00 - Welcome Remarks

9:00 -10:00 - History of Housing Discrimination in Ohio

Jason Reece - Assistant Professor of City & Regional Planning, The Ohio State University Knowlton School of Architecture

10:00 -11:30 - Disparate Impact in Housing
Stephen Menendian -
Assistant Director and Director of Research at the Haas Institute at University of California Berkeley


11:30 -12:30 - LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
Cafeteria featuring Milo's food is available for purchased lunch on site.

12:30 - 1:30 - "This is America - Confronting our Nations Legacy of Racism"
Kyle Strickland - Senior Legal Analyst, The Ohio State University Kirwan Institute

1:30 - 2:30 - "The Future of Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing"
Lisa Rice - President and CEO, National Fair Housing Alliance

2:30 - 3:30 - TBD

3:30 - 4:00 - Closing remarks

Ronnell Tomlinson - Director of Housing Enforcement and Mediation, Ohio Civil Rights Commission



FAQs

Is parking available at the venue? Is there a charge?

Ample free parking is available at the Ohio Department of Transportation building.

Will lunch be provided?

Lunch will not be provided by the Ohio Civil Rights Commission. However, lunch prepared by Milo's will be available for purchase at the Ohio Department of Transporation building cafeteria.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email PACE@civ.ohio.gov with any questions or accessibility needs.

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1980 West Broad Street

Columbus, OH 43223

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