- REMINDER: – THIS FRIDAY: Practicing Planner Reflections 101: What you don’t always learn in class. February 13, 2017
- PRACTICING PLANNER REFLECTIONS 101:WHAT YOU DON’T ALWAYS LEARN IN CLASS! This Friday! February 17, 2017 February 8, 2017
FAU-PRACTICING PLANNER REFLECTIONS 101
Please join us for an interactive panel discussion with FAU planning students and a mix of public and private sector planners! The discussion will be followed with a ‘Meet & Greet’ including pizza, snacks and beverages.
FAU Boca Raton Campus
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Adam Kerr, P.E.,President
The Palm Beach County Planning Congress, Inc.
- ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE BREAKFAST – JANUARY 30, 2017 – Palm Beach Gardens Marriott – 7:00 AM January 24, 2017
If you haven’t already done so, make plans now to attend the Joint Professional Societies Annual Legislative Breakfast, co-sponsored by the Treasure Coast Section, FL APA and several other professional organizations. It will be held on Monday morning, January 30, 2017 at the Palm Beach Gardens Marriott (SE corner of I-95 and PBA Boulevard at 4000 RCA Boulevard) starting at 7:00 AM and includes a Hot Breakfast Buffet and a Panel Discussion featuring several local legislators!
See the attached Flyer for additional information about Confirmed Legislators, Sponsors, and Host Organizations and link to registration.
2.0 AICP CM Credits are being applied for.
Thanks to our Sponsors this is a Free Event for all Host Organization Members and Guests, but RSVPs are required by 1:00 pm, Wednesday, January 25TH. Seating is limited so don’t delay if you haven’t already registered.
As those of you who have attended in the past know, this is always a great opportunity for networking and to hear from current and newly elected legislators about the issues to be addressed during the 2017 Legislative Session (which will start on Tuesday, March 7, 2017).
Questions? Please contact Susan Coughanour at firstname.lastname@example.org or 561-523-0677.
- AICP SPRING 2017 APPLICATION WINDOW IS NOW OPEN December 2, 2016
If you or anyone you know is planning to apply to take the AICP Exam during the May 10 -23, 2017 Testing Window (or later), please note that the AICP Application Period for the Spring 2017 Testing Window opened on Thursday, December 1, 2016. The Early Bird Deadline ends next Wednesday, December 7th at 11:59 pm CT and the Final Deadline is Friday, December 30th at 11:59 pm CT.
We highly recommend that you apply by the Early Bird deadline, if you can, since it gives you the opportunity to receive feedback on your application, address and potentially correct any inadequacies, and still be accepted to take the AICP Exam within the Spring 2017 Testing Window. Applications received after the December 7thdeadline with either be accepted or rejected (without an opportunity to better explain or correct any issues that would allow you to be accepted to take the exam during Spring 2017 Testing Window). If you submit your application after December 7th and it is rejected, you will need to wait until the Fall 2017 Application Window opens to apply again (usually sometime in June).
For more information about AICP Certification, use the following link: https://www.planning.org/certification/and to download a copy of the AICP EXAM STUDY GUIDE, use the following link: https://www.planning.org/certification/bulletin/.
If you would like to added to the email list for the AICP Study Class that Henry Bittaker and Susan Coughanour teach and/or would like to access a copy of the AICP Application Training Session that Henry recorded ~1 ½ years ago, please contact them at email@example.com(561-523-0678) and/or firstname.lastname@example.org(561-523-0677). The Spring AICP Study Group will probably on Thursday, January 19, 2017 and run until the end of April.
- JOINT SOCIETIES ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9TH – RSVP BEFORE 12/5 December 2, 2016
JOINT SOCIETIES ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9TH
DISCOUNTED PRICE THRU SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3RD / RSVP DEADLINE MONDAY, DECEMBER 5TH!!!
If you haven’t already made plans to attend, we hope to see you at this year’s Annual Joint Societies Holiday Party on Friday, December 9, 2016 from 7:00 – 10:00 P at the Boynton Beach Clubhouse on the Intracoastal Waterway.
Please join your friends and colleagues for an elegant and fun evening of live jazz music, specialty cocktails by ‘Potions and Motions’, handmade heavy hors d’oeuvres by Chef Michael of ‘Aioli’, and assorted holiday desserts! Once again, we will also be collecting unwrapped toys for the Marines’ Toys for Tots Program.
Register and pay by midnight on Saturday, December 3rd to take advantage of the Early Registration Price of $45 per person. Registrations received after December 3rdare $50 per person. RSVPs due by Monday, December 5th.
For more information, see the attached Flyer and/or use the link for the Joint Societies Holiday Party on the PBC Planning Congress website (http://www.pbcplanningcongress.org/) to RSVP and pay for your registration.
Hosted by the Treasure Coast Section, Florida Chapter, American Planning Association; the Palm Beach County Planning Congress; the Palm Beach Chapter, Florida Engineering Society; and the Palm Beach Treasure Coast Section, Florida Chapter, American Society of Landscape Architects.