Saturday, October 28, 2017

8:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Kentucky Center for African American Heritage

1701 W Muhammad Ali Boulevard


Come experience and learn from the community development success stories happening in the historic Portland and Russell neighborhoods.


If you are interested in building healthy, sustainable, safe, and attractive neighborhoods in Metro Louisville, this is the event for you!

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Who Should Attend?


Neighborhood Leaders or Emerging Leaders

Longtime or new neighborhood leaders and board members or citizens interested in starting a new neighborhood association


Existing Association Members

Neighborhood Associations, Homeowner Associations, Condo Associations, Subdivisions, Suburban Cities, Neighborhood Watches or Block Clubs


Neighborhood Businesses

Local businesses, business associations and corporate partners interested in the health and vitality of neighborhoods


Nonprofit Community Partners

Longtime or new neighborhood leaders and board members or citizens interested in starting a new neighborhood association


Local Government Officials & Staff

Come hear from your constituents, share your expertise and develop stronger relationships with, and new ideas for, the community you serve.

2017 Neighborhood Summit program details will be available soon.

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Meet like minded community members from across Metro Louisville including neighborhood leaders, local government officials and non-profit partners.


Expert Keynotes 


Hear from local and national experts on important and ground breaking efforts in community building and local action.


Mobile Workshops


Attend mobile workshops in Russell and Portland to learn from community development success stories that you can use in your community.

Awards Luncheon


Enjoy lunch with hundreds of your Metro Louisville neighbors and celebrate the great work happening across the region.

Browse through the exhibits and learn from numerous community partners, businesses and agencies that may be working in your area—or available to.

Networking & Vendor Fair

See more about the 2016 Neighborhood Summit and past workshop slides HERE

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2017 Agenda


Doors Open, Registration

8:30am - 9:45am

Networking, Vendor Fair, Breakfast

9:45am - 10:15am

Morning General Session 



10:30am - 12:30pm

Mobile Workshops

  1. Restaurants and Community Development

  2. Chef Space & Cedar Street Housing (walking)

  3. Housing Redevelopment in Portland and Russell

  4. Arts and Neighborhood Revitalization

  5. Experience Russell-Neighborhood Tour

  6. Experience Portland-Neighborhood Tour

  7. Gardens and Greenery Tour

  8. Neighborhood History, Culture and Story Telling

  9. Youth Developmen​t


12:30pm - 1:30pm

Lunch and Summit Awards Presentations


1:30pm - 2:45pm

Afternoon General Session & Keynote

City Level Sponsors
Neighborhood Level Sponsors
Block Level Sponsors