Iowa Downtown Forum
2022 Downtown Forums
The Iowa Downtown Resource Center will offer four interactive downtown forums in June focusing on downtown nuisance properties, problem buildings and the actions a city can take to remove the problem.
AGENDA (9 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.)
What's the Problem? / Examples of Downtown Nuisances
Community Examples / Audience Discussion
City Actions: Ordinances and Enforcement (building condition and building use)
Downtown Tour and Lunch (on your own, groups encouraged)
Basics of Good Building Design and Low-Cost Solutions
Incentives to Encourage the Best Projects (state and local)
Conclusion: Taking Action
Register here for the preferred location. Downtown Forums are complimentary, but registration is required.