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Growth Management Planning Officials Training

June 14, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Please register here  

Thursday’s Growth Management workshop is designed for elected and appointed officials who make planning and zoning recommendations and decisions, as well as planning staff.

The series covers the laws, principles and practices that have shaped the planning process in Florida. Officials will receive basic instruction about Florida’s planning and growth management system, his/her role and how to do the job more effectively. Peer exchange and discussion are valuable parts of this events.

Topics Include:

  • Planning and Growth Management in Florida
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Constitutional and Legal Foundations for Planning
  • The Community Building Process
  • Decision-making

June 14, 2018

8:30 am—4:00 pm
$125 per person
(includes lunch)

Florida Association of Counties
6 Core CCC/CGE Credits
25 Torchbearer Points (ACC Alumni)

AICP 6 CM Credits

Presented by: Gene Boles, FAICP

Mr. Boles is a Senior Fellow of the Program for Resource Efficient Communities at the University of Florida. His work currently focuses on training, coaching and consultation regarding “best practices” related to comprehensive plans and land development regulations. He has over 45 years of local government experience as a planner, planning director and consultant.


UF/IFAS Extension Office
12520 Ulmerton Road
Largo, Florida 33774
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