World Town Planning Day
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
midnight - midnight CST
Chicago, IL, United States
Each year planners around the world engage in activities on World Town Planning Day in an effort to raise awareness of the importance of planning in their communities. This year's confererence will include a series of seminar sessions hosted by planning institutes and associations. The 24-hour online conference will be seamlessly streamed from around the globe. World Town Planning Day is celebrated in 30 countries on four continents each November. It is a special day to recognize and promote the role of planning in creating livable communities.
World Town Planning Day presents an excellent opportunity to look at planning from a global perspective, and APA encourages its members to consider planning challenges and solutions around the globe on that day.
The American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) endorses World Town Planning Day as a strategy to promote a broad-based awareness, support, and advocacy of community and regional planning among the general public and all levels of government through activities in recognition of American accomplishments on World Town Planning Day of each year.
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