Minnesota NAHRO’s 2023 Fall Conference at the DECC

2023 Annual Conference – Thriving Through Change

Thanks for joining us! 

There is so much happening at the state and federal levels which effect housing authorities across the state. We are excited to offer a great line up of sessions focused on the many changes impacting HRAs and featuring the experts to ensure your agency is ready.

Plus enjoy the opportunity to connect with your colleagues. Our annual conference brings together hundreds of directors, staff and commissioners from housing and redevelopment authorities and community development agencies throughout Minnesota.

Join us September 12-14 at the DECC in Duluth for our Annual Conference. We have many engaging and timely sessions planned for this year’s event. Topics include: 

  • HOTMA & NSPIRE Updates from HUD
  • How to Access the State Affordable Housing Funding & Programs
  • Ask the Attorney with Mary Dobbins
  • How the New Landlord Tenant Laws Impact HRAs
  • How To Develop Housing In Your Small Town
  • Connecting with Underserved Communities
  • Local Housing Aid – It’s Coming & How to Use It
  • Why Every HRA Needs a Local Housing Trust Fund & How To Do It
  • Ensure Your Agency Is Ready for NSPIRE & HOTMA with NAHRO
  • Plus many more!

Event Details

Contact Info

Registration – Sign in to receive your Member Discount

Register Soon before late charges apply. 


Minnesota NAHRO Event Cancellation Policy

Cancellation requests must be made in writing and sent to [email protected].

  • Refunds: Registration fees are  refundable less a $175 per person administrative charge if notification is received no later than 5:00 p.m. 15 days prior to the start of the training.
  • No refunds or registration transfers will be permitted within 15 days prior to the start of the training or event. You may send a substitute attendee to the same training/conference for which you registered but can no longer attend.  Please inform us in writing of any substitutions at least 7 business days prior to the start of the event.
  • Advance registration and full payment are required in order to be admitted to the training or conference. We may not be able to hold your spot if full payment is not received prior to the start of the event.


September  11th, 2023

Minnesota NAHRO Meetings

  • Minnesota NAHRO PD Committee – 2pm
  • Minnesota NAHRO Board of Directors Meeting – 4pm

September 12th, 2023


  • 9:30 am to 5:00 pm – Registration Open
  • 10:00 am to 11:45 am – Executive Directors & Upper Management Meeting
  • 11:15 am to 11:45 am – First Time Attendees Meet & Greet
  • 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm – Conference Kick Off & Lunch with 2023 Minnesota NAHRO Awards
  • 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm – Concurrent Sessions
  • 3:00 pm to 3:15 pm – Break
  • 3:15 pm to 4:45 pm – Concurrent Sessions
  • 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm – Vendor Showcase & Networking Reception
  • 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm – Emerging Leaders Scholarship Networking Event at Lyric Kitchen & Bar
  • Dinner on your own

September 13th, 2023


  • 7:30 am to 5:00 pm – Registration Open
  • 8:30 am to 10:00 am –  Concurrent Sessions
  • 10:00 am to 10:30 am – Coffee Break with Vendors
  • 10:30 am to 12:00 pm – Concurrent Sessions
  • 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm – Lunch & Annual Meeting
  • 1:30 pm to 2:45 pm – HUD Roundtable for PH & Concurrent Sessions
  • 2:45 pm to 3:00 pm -Break
  • 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm – HUD Roundtable for HCV & Concurrent Sessions
  • 4:30 pm -6:00 pm – Vendor Showcase & Networking Reception
  • 6:30 pm – Dinner on your own

September 14th, 2023


  • 8:30 am to 10:00 am – Registration Open
  • 9:00 am to 10:30 am – Ask the Attorney & Updates from WDC
  • 10:30 am to 12:00 pm – Ask the Attorney & Updates from WDC
  • 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Box Lunch available

Lodging Info

Radisson Duluth Harborview - $159 per night

505 West Superior Street, Duluth

Reservation Call 1-800-333-3333 and provide Group Name: MN NAHRO 2023 Conference

Book rooms online at https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/G9631787 Promo Code: NAHRO

Amenities include complimentary parking, free wifi & connected by skyway to the DECC. Room block closes 8/11.

View the hotel website here.

Pier B Resort - $259 per night

800 West Railroad Street, Duluth

Reservations Call (218) 481-8888

Rate – $259 per night & room block closes 8/11.

Amenities include free parking, complimentary wifi & within walking distance of DECC (1/3 mile) 

View the hotel website here. 

Holiday Inn Duluth Downtown - $159 per night

200 West First Street, Duluth

Reservations Call 218-722-1202 and provide Group Name Minnesota NAHRO

Book Online with Group Code NAH at http://www.holidayinn.com/duluthmn

Amenities include complimentary parking, free wifi & shuttle service 

View the hotel website here. 

The Suites Hotel Waterfront Plaza - $159 per night

325 South Lake Avenue, Duluth 

Reservations Call 218-727-4663 and mention MN NAHRO 2023 for the group rate. 

Amenties include free wifi, closest hotel to the DECC and free breakfast. 

View the hotel website here. 

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