- Regular Conference Registration Deadline – Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 5:00 pm. August 21, 2018
Don’t miss this opportunity to save up to $35 over the Same Day Registration Rate at the Conference! This year’s conference is being held at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in downtown West Palm Beach on September 11 – 14, 2018 and features an outstanding array of programs, speakers, mobile workshops, training sessions, and events on topics of interest to our members. For more information and to register visit http://floridaplanning.org/apaflconf/?intcmp=hp.
- Planning Officials Training Symposium (POTS) – September 12, 2018 August 13, 2018
The 2018 Planning Officials Training Symposium (POTS) is upcoming on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 8:00 am – 5:00 pm at the Palm Beach County Convention Center.
Are you an appointed advisory board member or an elected official making planning and zoning recommendations or decisions for your local government? If so, then this one-day symposium, organized by the Treasure Coast Section of the Florida Chapter, American Planning Association, is tailored just for you!
The event flyer is attached for more information: APA FL Conference POTS Flyer
- Young Planners Pre-Conference Social – Friday, September 7, 2018, 6 pm August 13, 2018
Young Planners Pre-Conference Social – Friday, September 7, 2018, 6 pm –hosted by the Treasure Coast and Broward Sections at Prosperity Brewers in Boca Raton. For more information and to RSVP contact Sofia Garantiva (Treasure Coast YPG Ambassador) at email@example.com by noon on August 31st.
- Shapeshifting Retail: Facts, Fiction and Fun – Friday, June 22, 2018 May 29, 2018
The Palm Beach County Planning Congress invites you to join us on June 22nd in the former Macy’s space at City Place, West Palm Beach, as we explore the future of retail and the retail spaces that inhabit our landscape. This full-day event will feature local and national leaders in the retail industry as we explore how retail is changing and the implications for our communities. We are pleased to have Tony Carvajal, Executive Director of the Florida Chamber Foundation and architect of Florida’s Future, as our Opening Keynote and host for the day and, through the generous sponsorship of the Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council, our Luncheon Keynote Speaker is Bob Gibbs, the man who literally wrote the book on retail. We will also have other experts throughout the day—including Dale Scott, Southern Division Lead, International Council of Shopping Centers; Dana Little, Urban Design Director, Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council; and a variety of City leaders, developers and economic development specialists. We will hear great stories throughout the day and wrap up with a table top exercise re-imaging the future of retail! Stay tuned for more details and please register today! Event Registration Link
- Planning Officials Training Workshop April 12, 2018
Are you an appointed advisory board member or an elected official making planning and zoning recommendations or decisions for your local government? If so, then this one-day workshop, organized by the Treasure Coast Section of the American Planning Association – Florida Chapter, is tailored just for you!
Planning officials will receive basic instruction and information about …
- Planning principles and process
- Responsibilities of various advisory boards
- Legal considerations
- How to run an effective board meeting
- Urban Design
- Economics of new development/growth
- Current trends
- Public participation methods
Each participant will leave the course with a Certificate of Completion and copies of all materials presented throughout the day. Lunch and refreshment drinks provided.
May 18, 2018
7:30 am – 4:30 pm
Village of Palm Springs Council Chambers
226 Cypress Lane
Palm Springs, FL 33641
**Doors open at 7:30 am for registration check-in, networking and continental breakfast.
Program starts promptly at 8 am**
Register by May 11 for a discounted rate.
- $25 – May 11 – early registration
- $35 – May 12 – 16 – regular registration
- $45 – May 17 – May 18 late registration ** space permitting