Nuisance Abatement Conference

Join us for the 2021 Nuisance Abatement Conference, which will be held May 12 in Denison. The day-long conference features a variety of sessions aimed to provide assistance on nuisance property issues and ways cities can improve neighborhoods.

*Unfortunately, a virtual option will not available for this conference.

Event Location
Boulders Conference Center
2507 Boulders Drive
Denison, IA 51442

The conference will begin at 10 am with an overview of the powers cities have to enforce nuisance code provisions and turn around derelict properties.

Concurrent Workshops – Morning Session (11 am – noon)
Acquisition of Derelict and Abandoned Properties Part 1
Effectively Identifying Nuisances
How to Properly Manage Demolition and Redevelopment

Lunch (Noon – 1 pm)

Concurrent Workshops – Afternoon Session (1-2 pm)
Acquisition of Derelict and Abandoned Properties Part 2  
How to Beautify Your Town
Derelict Building Program Update

Closing General Session (2:10-3 pm)
We close the conference with a facilitated discussion on the challenges cities face with nuisance properties and innovative ways to improve neighborhoods.

Registration for the conference is $75, which includes lunch.