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Partial road barriers have been placed at the intersection of South Road and Country Club Road due to a summer construction project. The School’s parking deck is open and accessible from South Road for the duration of the project by driving between the two barriers and entering the parking gate immediately on the left.

Community Development Academy

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Community development practitioners will benefit from this intensive 6-day course, which is designed for community development practitioners and covers the concepts, methods, and strategies of community economic development. The course provides community development practitioners with significant perspective and practical skills surrounding community development in North Carolina.

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6 days total: 2 three day sessions March 14-16, and April 11-13, 2017

Topics include:

  • community development finance
  • affordable housing strategies and tools
  • role of economic development
  • CDBG and related grant programs
  • environmental finance
  • visioning and citizen participation
  • tools for group decision-making
  • purchasing and contracting
  • measuring success
  • grants management

    Holiday Inn Express  

    March: To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than February 20, 2017. 

    A block of rooms has been set up at the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill with a special rate of $77. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and Wi-Fi. To reserve a room online please click the link Community Development Academy March. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel @ 919 489 7555 and provide the name "Community Development Academy".

    To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than February 20, 2017. 

    Holiday Inn Express

    April:  To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than March 18, 2017

    A block of rooms has been set up at the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill with a special rate of $77. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and Wi-Fi. To reserve a room online please click the link Community Development Academy April. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel @ 919 489 7555 and provide the name "Community Development Academy".

     To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than March 18, 2017

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Recurring: 
This course is offered periodically.
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Scholarship Information:
The Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply towards tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are five deadlines to submit applications: March 1, June 1, August 1, September 1 and December 1.
Certification: 
The training enables each participant to receive a Certificate of completion, awarded by the School of Government. In order to receive a certificate, participants must attend the entire training course and successfully complete an open-book exam.

Faculty Coordinators

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Associate Professor of Public Law and Government
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Associate Professor of Public Administration and Government
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Gladys Hall Coates Professor of Public Law and Government
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Lecturer and Director, Environmental Finance Center
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Director, Development Finance Initiative
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Associate Professor of Public Administration and Government
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Associate Professor of Public Administration and Government
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Lecturer in Public Administration and Government
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Professor of Public Administration and Government
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Lecturer in Public Law and Government
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David M. Lawrence Distinguished Professor of Public Law and Government
Final 2017 Community Development Academy Agenda
C. Tyler Mulligan
February, 2017

DRAFT Agenda

2017 CDA Attendance Policy
C. Tyler Mulligan
October, 2016

2017 CDA Attendance Policy

For questions regarding course details, please contact the program manager.

Faculty Coordinator

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919.843.8176
Program Manager
For questions regarding course content, please contact the faculty coordinator.

Faculty Coordinator

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Associate Professor of Public Law and Government
For questions regarding registration, resetting passwords, or login issues, please contact Registration at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919-966-4414.