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In June, in the case of Knick v. Township of Scott, a divided Supreme Court overturned part of a longstanding precedent that generally required plaintiffs alleging unconstitutional takings to first try and fail to obtain compensation under state law before pursuing a federal takings claim.
Planning Home aims to reshape the narrative and focus on the innovative approaches addressing the national housing crisis. Affordability isn’t the only issue Latino neighborhoods face. There are other issues such as displacement, access to resources, c
Downtown organizations, including business improvement districts, are playing a significant role in shaping the future of our cities, including influencing policy, raising the expectations for planning and participation, and assisting in implementation.
Explore the evolution of streets and how transportation planning and design is changing to meet 21st-century user needs. Learn about the benefits of interdisciplinary approaches and the importance of using new technologies to engage stakeholders in decision-making processes.
Add 3D to your planning toolkit with ease using today's 3D GIS technology. This course explores the application of 3D for data visualization, long-range planning, evaluating development proposals, and winning support for catalytic projects with realistic development concepts.
CM I 1.0
Nonmember Price: $40.00
Member Price: $20.00
Have you added 3D to your planning toolkit? Evolving 3D GIS technology, such as scenario planning tools and 3D analysis, brings new levels of decision support to the planning process. Explore how 3D GIS can inspire and guide city planning initiatives by combining the scientific power of GIS with 3D city modeling to facilitate data visualization, scenario impact simulations, and storytelling.
Popular sound bites announce that "our zip code matters more than our genetic code" or "workplace stress is the new secondhand smoke," but what does that mean for planners? Collaboration is key - hear from partners from other design and health professions who work alongside planners in creating healthy communities.
CM I 1.0
Nonmember Price: $40.00
Member Price: $20.00
Learn how the revolution in variable-priced parking that started in San Francisco has spread across America, positioning cities for a future of curb management for more than just cars.
Take the guesswork out of developing lighting regulations for signs. Learn about national sign-illumination standards, based on research conducted at the Larson Transportation Institute at Pennsylvania State University.
NEC FUTURE is one of the largest vision plans ever undertaken for transportation investment in the United States. Learn about this ambitious initiative and the many benefits it promises for rail passengers and the Northeast region as a whole.
This course presents a planning process that uses future flood risk as the framework for forward-looking coastal protection regulations. Speakers will describe strategies local officials can implement to reshape coastal development to reduce exposure and minimize repetitive harm and losses.
Across two decades of planning, design and implementation, the Downtown Columbus Riverfront has been completely transformed. This session will reveal the methods and results of the three public planning processes that set the stage for the park improvements, neighborhood redevelopment and ecological restoration of the riverfront.
Get valuable tools to sharpen your skills while pursuing your dream job. Learn how to take charge of your career path and move forward to the next level as a professional.
Wildfires are on the rise, and planners are learning new roles to help address resiliency. Learn how you can team with emergency professionals to prepare your community through comprehensive plans, development, and building codes.
Development should not happen to a place but with a place. A new neighborhood playbook is emerging that helps communities and developers work together to activate spaces en-route to equitably developing places. This session will share lessons from neighborhood regeneration efforts where strategic and targeted neighborhood reactivation efforts have yielded extraordinary results.
Latino communities often take community development into their own hands with active placemaking often referred to as "Latino urbanism." Learn how to tap into this energy to activate and engage Latinos in planning processes.
Explore unique challenges and opportunities to manage flood risk in retail corridors and industrial areas. This session draws on extensive case studies conducted by the New York City Department of City Planning in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
Lack of information in Spanish and cultural divides often keep Latinos away from the public planning process. Whether it be challenging schedules, fear of the system, or cultural and linguistic divides, engagement with Latino communities is very weak or
This course explores timely research about bicycle lanes and gentrification; immigrant travel; Vision Zero equity and enforcement; and tangible, results-based strategies to address systematic tranportation disparities.
Megaregional-scale forces and trends impact transportation, the economy, environmental quality, and many other issues that planners must address. Yet megaregional thinking is still the exception, not the norm, in long-range planning. This course provides guidelines for incorporating megaregional issues into local and regional long-range plans.
Airbnb. HomeAway. VRBO. Learn about the legal and land-use challenges posed by the growth of short-term rentals and find out how communities have used land-use regulations to address these issues.
Explore how accessory dwelling unit (ADU) programs have increased in popularity in cities as well as with property owners in the San Francisco Bay Area and California in general. Learn what opportunities ADUs offer, and how local laws provide flexibility to encourage more ADUs.
Learn how quantitative scenario planning helps to understandthe mathematical relationship between demand and supply, applying it tomultiple plausible situations that may come to pass.
Over 4 years after Hurricane Sandy, practitioners are working hand in hand with municipal leaders to enhance community resilience. This course describes several groups' efforts to apply tools and data, and the lessons learned working with over 40 coastal municipalities.
Learn about efforts in Minneapolis to address racial disparities in housing through comprehensive planning and inclusionary zoning.
Explore effective strategies to integrate hazard-mitigation planning into the larger community planning processes. Learn how to use selected models and tools to understand inundation risks and strengthen the local planning process to improve community resilience.
Affordable housing is a major challenge for growth management, especially in highly desirable locations. This course presents efforts in the Bay Area and greater Seattle to provide affordable housing while managing growth.
Examine the extraordinary housing affordability barriers in seasonal-vacation communities: from fair housing for seasonal employees to jobs-housing balance for year-round workers. Case studies focus on New England resort areas, placed in the context of national trends and innovations.