Mike Lundy, Executive Director for Southwestern Illinois Development Authority will present four examples of affordable housing projects in the Metro East: East Alton, Swansea, Belleville, and Highland. Planners will learn how these projects can be planned, financed, and developed.
J. David Dodson is one of the founding members of Bywater Development Group. He has over three decades of experience in affordable housing and community development in both the non-profit and private sectors. Over the course of his career, David has worked on affordable housing development in communities, large and ... Read More
Mike Lundy is Executive Director for the Soutwestern Illinois Development Authority (SWIDA). In this role, his work includes the financing of housing developments, state grants and business loans, and the issuance of over $1 billion in industrial revenue bonds, TIF bonds, governmental bonds, non-for-profit bonds and solid waste bonds. Prior ... Read More
Eric Schauster is Assistant Director of Economic Development, Planning & Zoning for the City of Belleville. In this role, he serves as the City’s point person for TIF, Enterprise Zone, and Business District incentives, as well as facilitator for the Belleville Community Development Network and the Belleville Neighborhood Partnership, which ... Read More