Will Basil

Landbank Manager

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Will joined The Port in 2012 as a Planning Associate. Will supports The Port’s neighborhood revitalization strategy through community and stakeholder engagement, property research, and mapping for small and large-scale redevelopment opportunities. Working with CDC and community partners, Will helps manage Hamilton County Land Bank programs focused on returning vacant properties to productive use. He supports the Homesteading and Urban Redevelopment Corporation mission through evaluation of properties for neighborhood impact.

Will earned a Bachelor of Urban Planning degree from the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP) at the University of Cincinnati. Will is a member of the American Planning Association and Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Cincinnati Emerging Leaders Program, and has served as a team mentor for the ULI/Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition.