SOLUTION CENTER > 2012 NJNAHRO Annual Conference & Trade Show

Mark your calendars for the 20th Annual NJNAHRO Conference and Trade Show. The conference will be held at Resorts Casino Hotel Wednesday through Friday November 14 - 16, 2012.

On Wednesday morning there will be a meeting of the Board of the Public Housing Authorities Joint Insurance Fund (NJPHAJIF), the Executive Board of New Jersey NAHRO will hold a business meeting. Come and join us and see how YOUR organization works for you. In addition, there will be a session on the Success Stories Using CDBG and HOME Funds, New Green Building and State Grants, New HUD Financial Requirements featuring Clare Russ and Brian Alten from PHA Finance Asher and Company. Saul Ramirez will address the audience at lunch to review the ongoing changes occurring at HUD and the Vouchering Out Of Public Housing. In the afternoon there will be another session by PHA Finance Asher and Company on Managing with Less, a session on Section 3 Requirements, the FREE Weatherization Program, Safety and security in Public Housing and Fraud, Waste and Mismanagement by the HUD OIG. On Thursday there will be a HUD Update, and Deputy Assistant Secretary David Vargas will meet with us again to discuss his REAC changes. There will also be a session on Bed Bugs, the outstanding session that received overwhelming positive feedback last year, a session by HUD on Finances for Commissiioners, Anthony Marchetta, Executive Director of NJHMFA will be back to discuss new and innovative ways to develop affordable housing, Working with NJHMFA. We will hold a special session on “ web technologies - How to better serve our clients. Of course we will once again have the overwhelmingly successful session, Commissioners Success Stories and other Commissioner Leadership Sessions. On Friday morning we will have featured guests from the Newark Field Office as well as Washington, DC to discuss the future of public and assisted housing and the new Commissioner opf the State Department of Community Affairs, Richard Constable will be with us. We will also be giving away the Big Screen TV and the other prizes.

All of the sessions have been developed to provide staff as well as Executive Directors, Commissioners and Attorneys with the tools and strategies you will need to build a more effective and efficient organization. In addition, there will be Exhibitors displaying quality products and services and many opportunities to meet and discuss with them your specific problems and/ or concerns.

Coupled with the outstanding response to our past Conferences, we know that the demand will once again be overwhelming. Early notice is being to you so that you are not shut-out.

We have only been able to reserve a block of 90 rooms for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings. Many people were unable to reserve a room at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa or even attend the conference last November because they did not register early enough. You can stay at Resorts Hotel Casino and also attend the League of Municipalities Conference in Atlantic City. The room rate has been reduced to $69.00 a night. Attached is a reservation form. You can register by mailing or faxing a registration form. However, your registration will not be valid until payment is received.

May 14, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterLouis A. Riccio