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Removing unnecessary zoning regulations can open the door for revitalization and repopulation. Learn how to deconstruct and reconstruct zoning so that it works to achieve repopulation. Explore the fiction that forms the basis for certain zoning regulations where the reality may not support them.
Ethical roots are inherent to the planning profession and strengthened with experience and regular discussion. This course provides a fun-filled primer on the importance of the AICP Code of Ethics, with an exploration of potential ethical challenges in planning.
CM I 1.50 (1.50 Ethics)
Nonmember Price: $60.00
Member Price: $30.00
This course discusses the state-of-the-art in generating demographic multipliers. With advancements in data mining technology, we can now generate demographic multipliers annually within weeks after updated ACS PUMS datasets are released.
Key players in diverse municipalities, San Francisco, Chicago, and Boston, speak to challenges and opportunities afforded by expanding inclusionary housing through density bonus incentives. Listen in as they consider differences between state and city laws and how to address regional specificity.
How does a rapidly growing city with rising housing costs plan for an equitable future? Learn from Denver planners about innovative policies to preserve affordability, mitigate displacement, and advance the vision for an inclusive city.
Development density has become an instrumental factor in shaping more livable, transit-supportive, sustainable communities. However, not all density is created equal. Learn specific design tools and strategies to achieve dense development that advances community goals and aspirations.
Development density is an instrumental factor in shaping more livable, transit-supportive, sustainable communities. However, not all density is created equal. This panel discussion focuses on specific design tools and strategies to achieve dense development that advances community goals and aspirations.
Learn how Seattle and Portland, Oregon, are keeping momentum strong while striving for design quality and community support during a busy development cycle. Hear how each city will transform its design review and balance public engagement and collaboration.
Learn from an urban planner and real estate developer how each uses the other's practice disciplines to implement neighborhoods with Triple Bottom line outcomes. Learn how to integrate the 15+ disciplines that must be coordinated and managed to create transformative mixed-use development.
Explore multi-scalar and multi-disciplinary food-system planning. Learn about Vermont's statewide food system plan, a three-county regional food system plan, and the way planners are coordinating implementation of these plans at the community level with diverse stakeholders. Explore challenges and opportunities to link planning efforts across scales, sectors, and disciplines in communities.
In cities across the country, Latino communities are undergoing gentrification as a result of redevelopment aimed at creating more livable communities. Explore how municipal planners can encourage public-private partnerships and grassroots action to accomplish development without displacement.
CM I .75
Nonmember Price: $30.00
Member Price: $15.00
In the last six months of 2017, hurricanes, floods, and wildfires ravaged communities across America. How does a community recover? This program presents disaster resilience programs and opportunities to address affordable housing and economic development after a disaster.
Cities increasingly look to special districts to help with plan implementation. The Uptown Oakland case study informs about the power and limitations of districts to bring plan visions to life. Learn to set expectations and improve plans for stronger partnerships in your community.
This course showcases perspectives from a planner, interior designer/architect, and public-health professional on methods to increase diversity in planning processes and policy decisions.
CM I 0.50
Nonmember Price: $20.00
Member Price: $10.00
Learn about the role of zoning administrators in today's complex municipal environment and how they work with planners, land-use lawyers, and developers to achieve the implementation of a city's plans.
CM I 1.0
Nonmember Price: $40.00
Member Price: $20.00
State and MPOs are moving towards a performance-driven approach to making decisions about how to align transportation spending with goals, criteria and performance measures. This course highlights exemplars, offering communities best practices for moving towards a new approach.
Natchez, Mississippi, has an international reputation for antebellum architecture that draws thousands annually, yet the community struggles with many economic and racially based challenges. Learn how a recent downtown master plan funded by over 300 citizen donations is addressing these issues.
Living and playing are more important than just serving as drivers for today's downtowns. Learn how an urbanizing suburb has created a city center and how a suburban city has redefined its city center as places of community and economic development.
Autonomous vehicles, or driverless cars, are coming, and faster than you think. They will change the way we think about land-use needs, residential preferences, parking management, workspace needs, and myriad of other planning topics. This session will help you prepare for those changes.
The Dutch Dialogues grew organically out of the tangle of New Orleans post-disaster planning. With a new model of exploration, integration, and collaborative thinking, the dialogues showcased a new future for New Orleans. What was their real impact?
Revolutionize the local and regional planning relationship through cutting-edge collaboration efforts and custom-built technical assistance. Explore an individualized, community-focused approach to regional planning, combined with an agile, adaptable response to local needs.
Explore a proven approach to community revitalization that combines EcoDistrict protocols and Environmental Justice Academy precepts. Discover how to integrate these protocols and precepts to promote equitable, resilient, and sustainable communities.
Learn from a planner and developer how to integrate urban design, transportation infrastructure, real-estate development, and innovative infrastructure finance to create environments that attract talent and employers who collectively seek vibrant, mixed-use, and mobility-rich environments.
Discover trends in e-commerce and their potential impacts on land-use planning. Learn how e-commerce is changing the requirements for commercial/industrial real-estate developments. This panel explores future urban spatial form, land uses, and zoning requirements in the digital age.
This is an opportunity to learn from a successfully revived committee on a very important and challenging topic. Representation and equity are critical to our work but unfortunately are not topics that are often discussed on the national stage.
Take an in-depth look at emerging trends in regional planning highlighted in the Emerging Trends in Regional Planning PAS Report. Learn how to integrate sustainability principles across a region, expand efforts to engage the public and new partners, and adopt innovative approaches to regional plan implementation.
Learn from community development corporations advancing climate-resilience projects with Cleveland's Climate Resilience and Urban Opportunity Plan, and see how the Trust for Public Land's Climate-Smart Cities tool informs public spaces to meet climate challenges through resident empowerment.
The trends of population aging and climate-related events are profound on communities. Older adults are especially vulnerable to projected changes in frequency and /or intensity of climate-related events. Efforts to increase their individual preparedness require a paradigm shift. This session will identify strategies to enhance the resilience of older populations to environmental threats.
An innovative city-university partnership, Educational Partnerships for Innovation in Communities (EPIC), helps cities address projects at an impactful scale. Discover how EPIC programs are advancing leadership in planning and putting knowledge into practice. Learn how to expedite the adoption of new policy and practice at the local level through city and university collaboration.
How do you engage millennials, non-English speakers, and others who don't typically get involved in the planning process? Hear about strategies, from interactive maps to pop-up events, for reaching the under-represented and encouraging passion for shaping the future of their communities.