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CANCELLED - Thinking Globally in Rural Georgia

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 11:00amThis mobile workshop has been cancelled.

$70.00

CM | 5.0

Special Event: Exploring Ballard Nanobreweries

Saturday, April 18, 2015, 6:00pmThe Ballard neighborhood, home to more breweries per capita than anywhere else in the country, was designated an urban growth village in which older and relatively affordable industrial buildings are immediately surrounded by increasingly dense residential uses. Join us for a pub crawl to three nanobreweries with unique styles and high quality handcrafted brews, meet fellow beer enthusiasts, and discuss the impacts of nanobreweries in neighborhoods and communities. Includes one drink ticket at each location. Food trucks will be available to purchase food on your own. Space is very limited, so reserve your space today!

$30.00

Planning Office of the Future

Monday, April 28, 2014, 1:00pmLearn from an APA task force that looked at emerging issues in planning for the next 5-50 years. Hear about planning management models for large and small planning agencies, how technology is changing planning, management, and service provision, and how to be more effective with fewer resources.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

Delegate Assembly

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 3:00pm

$0.00

CPC Business Meeting

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 8:30am

$0.00

Gays and Lesbians in Planning Annual Business Meeting

Monday, April 28, 2014, 6:00pm

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YPG Night Out – Network with the Next Generation

Thursday, October 16, 2014, 7:30pmIt’s dinner and volleyball with a twist for the young planners in our midst! Come check out how you can be part of SCAPA YPG with food, networking, team building, and monster spikes on the court. Reservations are required but the event is free to attend! We encourage our 35 and under planners to participate as well! Registration is limited to 25 people.

$0.00

Street Vending (PAS 509)

2002 Paperback
This report addresses key elements surrounding this controvesial activity, including economic development, urban design, operations, and permitting and enforcement.

$15.00

Ethics and Public Health

Sunday, April 27, 2014, 10:45amPlanning ethics may both vary and overlap with ethical codes that public health professions subscribe to. Explore the relationship between these codes.

$0.00

CM | 1.5

Small-Town Planning

Sunday, April 27, 2014, 5:30pmTransforming a project plan into reality can often be a struggle, no matter the size of your community. Yet small-town planners often face different challenges than those who work in large cities. Examine case studies that explore how best to see a project from inception to completion in small towns and be prepared for the culture of small towns.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

Fiscal Analysis to Guide Community Growth

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 9:00amWhat’s the good news about a bad economy? Local governments become much more aware of the bottom-line impact of planning decisions. Zero in on case studies of growth and planning in Manatee County, Florida, and Queen Creek, Arizona. You’ll discover best practices for using fiscal analysis to ensure smart, economically sensible community growth.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

Getting the Engineer to Say ‘Yes’

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 4:00pmMuch too often, planners and engineers work against each another, even though both have the safety and welfare of the public as their top priority. This session will examine each profession’s viewpoints and share techniques for making planner–engineer encounters more successful and productive.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

AIA, ASLA, APA Presidents Forum

Sunday, April 27, 2014, 1:00pmThe presidents of APA, AIA, and ASLA convene to discuss the state of the professions and the initiatives their organizations have undertaken. Find out what's at the top of the agenda for planning, architecture, and landscape architecture. Approved for 1.25 LU from the AIA & 1.25 PDH from the LA CES.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

Growing a Local Food Commons

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 1:00pmFood Commons is a regional food system model that combines financing, a food trust, and community corporation to connect local farmers, producers and suppliers. Atlanta, one of two national prototypes, focuses on the neighborhood scale and communities in Southwest Atlanta with the greatest need for food access. The effort also links large-scale planning to food.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

How Are Millennials Changing Planning?

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 2:30pmWhat is America’s largest demographic group? It’s not the boomers; it’s the 80 million Millenials, born between 1982 and 2003. Research by the Urban Land Institute and the Pew Charitable Trust shows how the Millenials’ lifestyle and housing choices are affecting planning and land-use patterns. See the impact on the nation’s metropolitan regions and what it means for your community.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

Education, Employment Trends and Jobs

Monday, April 28, 2014, 10:30amA recent major study analyzed the gap between the skills planners learn in school and those they need to succeed on the job. What were the most interesting (and helpful) findings of this groundbreaking study? Find out which global and national trends are reshaping the job market.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

BETTMAN SYMPOSIUM: Reading the Signs

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 4:00pmLet’s face it: sign regulation is a perennial challenge, practically and legally. How can you determine and regulate the effects of different types of signs? What do you need to know about digital and on-premise commercial signs? Find out what the courts say about best practices in sign regulation and analyze examples of those practices at work. *Pending approval for 1.5 CLE from the MCLE of Illinois.

$0.00

CM | 1.5

Plenary: Post-Disaster Recovery , U.S. Secretary for Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 5:30pmSecretary Donovan reports on the federal government’s efforts to rebuild after super storm Sandy. Pursuing goals of recovery, resilience, and sustainability, the HUD Secretary takes the lead and provides insight into this landmark rebuilding effort.

$0.00

CM | 1.0

Finding Your Zoning Type

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 1:00pmEuclidean. Conditional. Performance. Form-based. How do these zoning methods work, and how are they different? Explore their standards, graphics, and land use, and see which type might work best for your community.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

The Smart Location Index

Monday, April 28, 2014, 1:00pmWhen jobs, homes, and amenities are close to transit stations, they promote walking, biking, and transit use and, hence, location efficiency. A new web-based tool, the Smart Location Index (SLI), can help improve location efficiency around workplaces. Learn how SLI can estimate average employee commute vehicle miles traveled and greenhouse gas emissions by workplace location. See how this tool can support scenario planning and land-use development review in your community.

$0.00

CM | 1.25

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