APA Colorado Chapter

Colorado Springs, CO, United States

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Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 12:12 p.m. CDT

Plenary Lunch: What if…..The population of Colorado increased by 3 million people by 2050?….What if it didn’t?

5

Great overview!

Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 12:11 p.m. CDT

The Ultimate What-if: Exploring different approaches to scenario planning.

4

Great introduction to the idea of exploratory scenario planning.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 3:41 p.m. CDT

Place Making

5

Gave planners a great perspective from a developers point of veiw

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 3:40 p.m. CDT

Housing Panel Discussion

5

this was a great mix

Monday, April 30, 2018, 12:27 p.m. CDT

Keynote & Annual Board Meeting Breakfast - “The Fine Art of Small Talk” Complimentary Ticket

5

She was a great keynote.

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 2:44 p.m. CDT

Thursday Breakfast (Keynote & Board Meeting): America's Systemic Housing Crisis: The Challenge for Planners

5

Awesome!!!

Friday, April 27, 2018, 5:39 p.m. CDT

Mobile Tour: Natural Hazards

5

I've live in this region and have heard much about this hazards, but so valuable to tour the sites with professionals who were involved in recovery and mitigation efforts.

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 12:47 p.m. CDT

LAW: What’s All The Buzz About Construction Defects?

5

extremely valuable

Friday, April 20, 2018, 1:46 p.m. CDT

The Chautauqua Access Management Plan: A Bold TDM Plan that Worked

5

Great session!

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 1:15 p.m. CDT

What to Expect from the 2018 AASHTO Bike Guide

5

Excellent session with a very informative overview of AASHTO's history

Monday, April 16, 2018, 12:23 a.m. CDT

What if Global Trends Guided Rural Downtown Investment Strategies?

5

Thank you for a session geared towards rural communities!!!

Monday, April 16, 2018, 12:13 a.m. CDT

What if Planners were Unethical?

5

Such a fun way to do ethics!

Monday, April 16, 2018, 12:11 a.m. CDT

Thursday Breakfast (Keynote & Board Meeting): America's Systemic Housing Crisis: The Challenge for Planners

5

Facsinating!

Monday, April 16, 2018, 12:05 a.m. CDT

Plenary Lunch: What if…..The population of Colorado increased by 3 million people by 2050?….What if it didn’t?

5

Entertaining and Educational

Monday, April 9, 2018, 10:29 a.m. CDT

Multi-Modal: Changing the Transit Narrative; Buchtel Blvd; Multi-Modal Main Street

2

Too many topics/speakers. Felt rushed, difficult to follow.

Sunday, April 8, 2018, 9:17 p.m. CDT

Planning for Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) at the City Level

5

Boulder and Denver are planning for BRT. Fort Collins has actually built it. Great presentation.

Sunday, April 8, 2018, 12:04 p.m. CDT

Incorporating Young Voices in Transportation Planning

5

Engaging. I learned some new tools for working with youth.

Sunday, April 8, 2018, noon CDT

Charging Ahead ‐ The Colorado Electric Vehicle Plan

5

Very informative. Helping me think about Statewide Planning.

Saturday, March 31, 2018, noon CDT

What if …Highlands Ranch got it right? 37 years and counting for the biggest (and best?) Colorado PUD

4

interesting thesis and well presented but not sure i agree with conclusion

Saturday, March 31, 2018, 11:56 a.m. CDT

Plenary Lunch: What if…..The population of Colorado increased by 3 million people by 2050?….What if it didn’t?

5

engaging speaker

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 6:38 p.m. CDT

Planning for Hazards: Guiding Communities Through Wildfire Risk Reduction and More

4

Although I've worked with these folks on this topic, they always manage to bring new insights to this topic.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 6:37 p.m. CDT

The Wildfire Research (WiRē) Team: Infusing Social Science Into Wildfire Education Programs Through Collaboration And Systematic Data Collection

4

Very interesting overview of the research and science behind wildfire management planning - great overview for us newcomers to field.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 6:27 p.m. CDT

What If Cities Lead the Way on Climate Change: Fort Collins’ Climate Action Plan

4

Great ideas here that Manitou Springs can draw inspiration from. Definitely an example of a forward thinking community.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 6:22 p.m. CDT

Plenary Lunch: What if…..The population of Colorado increased by 3 million people by 2050?….What if it didn’t?

5

Very pertinent information for long-range and other planners, and extremely engaging presentation.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 6:21 p.m. CDT

Road Trip: Front Range Planners Bus (I-70 Stories)

4

This was a great idea. As a newish planner to the state, I learned a lot about past projects and legislation. Hope you plan this again for 2018 - I'll be there!

Saturday, February 3, 2018, 12:01 p.m. CST

Thursday Breakfast (Keynote & Board Meeting): America's Systemic Housing Crisis: The Challenge for Planners

4

I think I was good, but would defer to others' opinions.

Friday, January 5, 2018, 11:34 a.m. CST

Road Trip: Front Range Planners Bus (I-70 Stories)

5

great trip and very informative presentation and opportunity to network

Wednesday, December 27, 2017, 4:08 p.m. CST

Aging in Place: Transportation and Land Use Policies and Practices

3

Thought it would have more land use

Tuesday, December 26, 2017, 10:57 a.m. CST

Mobile Tour: Golden West Wind Energy Generation Facility Tour

4

Fun tour

Tuesday, December 26, 2017, 10:54 a.m. CST

Wind and Solar and Geo . . .Oh, My! Zoning for REnewables

3

Loved the topic and discussion

Tuesday, December 26, 2017, 10:42 a.m. CST

Expanding the Toolbox: Developing Effective Public Outreach

3

Relevant topic

Friday, December 1, 2017, 2:29 p.m. CST

What if you moved that window five feet west on the front façade?

5

It was great!

Friday, December 1, 2017, 10:33 a.m. CST

The Next Evolution of Public Hearings: Digital

4

Really intriguing concept - I would love to see a longer session about this!

Friday, December 1, 2017, 10:31 a.m. CST

What if Single-family Homes House Multiple Households?

5

This was one of my favorite sessions from the conference! Very unique and timely.

Friday, December 1, 2017, 10:17 a.m. CST

Road Trip: Front Range Planners Bus (I-70 Stories)

5

I loved Kirk's front range stories about I-70 and other transportation projects. The weaving-in of historic events made it all the more interesting. I would welcome another tour/presentation by Kirk in the future!

Monday, November 27, 2017, 10:25 p.m. CST

ETHICS: RE-membering The AICP Code of Ethics: A Collection of Interactive Stories

5

nice

Monday, November 27, 2017, 10:21 p.m. CST

Tuesday Lunch, Annual Board Meeting, and Plenary: REimaging Your APA - Complimentary Ticket

5

Nice lunch, nice talk

Monday, November 27, 2017, 10:17 p.m. CST

The Long & Winding Road to Redemption: A Brownfields Success Story

4

nice session

Monday, November 27, 2017, 10:12 p.m. CST

LAW: What’s All The Buzz About Construction Defects?

5

great again!

Monday, November 27, 2017, 10:05 p.m. CST

LAW: Defining “Sign” And Other Pesky Sign Regulation Problems

5

Both speakers did a great overview

Monday, November 27, 2017, 9:59 p.m. CST

Mobile Tour: US Air Force Academy Planning and History Tour

5

Very nice tour. Nice historical info

Monday, November 27, 2017, 9:55 p.m. CST

Monday Breakfast and Opening Address: REgarding Planning for Health: Is It Even Our Job? - Complimentary Ticket

5

Great start to conference

Monday, November 27, 2017, 12:22 p.m. CST

How Water Law is Made Today

5

This session is listed as being on Thursday but it actually took place on Wednesday. It was an excellent session.

Monday, November 27, 2017, 12:09 p.m. CST

Road Trip: Front Range Planners Bus (I-70 Stories)

4

enjoyed providing some local planning history

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 11:53 a.m. CST

Engaging, Retaining, and Developing the Emerging Planning Professional

4

Very relevant topic. Good to hear what motivates and challenges young and emerging planners

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 11:45 a.m. CST

Historic Downtown Telluride Walking Tour

3

I would have liked more information on the Historic District, design review process, and design guidelines for the Telluride Historic District, rather just the history of the town.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 11:42 a.m. CST

Reducing Colorado Communities’ Risk to Geologic Hazards

4

Good general overview, but I would have liked more detail. It was good to learn about the State of Colorado's guide book on how to review land for geological hazards.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 11:37 a.m. CST

How Water Law is Made Today

5

I did not know enough about water law. This was a good mid-level presentation on Colorado Water Law, and how it affects planners

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 11:35 a.m. CST

Supreme Court Takings Law Review: Murr v. Wisconsin and Relevant Parcel Analysis

5

Don Elliott is always fun to listen to, and very informed

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 10:08 a.m. CST

The Case for Regional Planning

5

Great

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