FOCUS Forum on Blueprint 15 Friday, March 19, 2021 12:00 p.m.

Progress on Blueprint 15

Blueprint 15 is a new not-for-profit working collaboratively with the Syracuse Housing Authority to advance a bold vision for holistic redevelopment of the East Adams neighborhood in Syracuse bordered by I-81. Panelists for the next FOCUS Forum are Syracuse Deputy Mayor and Blueprint 15 Board Chair Sharon Owens, Vice President of Purpose Built Communities Mikki Anderson, Syracuse Housing Authority Executive Director William Simmons and Stephanie Pasquale, who is Interim CEO of Blueprint 15 and Director of Neighborhood Advancement for the Allyn Family Foundation. (clockwise from top left in the photo).



Join in the next free virtual FOCUS Forum noon (12:05 p.m.) on Friday, March 19. Register for the Zoom webinar by computer AT THIS LINK or call 315-448-8731 for FOCUS staff to register you. Registrants get an email with a Zoom link and can pose questions in advance. You can join in the webinar by computer or phone.

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Previous FORUMS Now on Video

You also can see the virtual Forums you have missed in this series at

They are:

  • Forum on The Future
  • Resilience and Challenges in Our Immigrant Community
  • Mental Health in A Time of COVID – Meeting the Moment
  • Funding Change in A Time of COVID
  • Arts Adapt in A Time of COVID
  • Community Dialogue in A Time of COVID
  • Housing in A Time of COVID
  • Healing The Earth

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