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On Wednesday, March 5th from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m., a course entitled “Design Guidelines for
A second educational course, geared more toward local officials and planning/zoning board members, will follow on Wednesday, March 19th from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. This course includes a discussion of how to deal with unpopular uses called NIMBYs (Not In My Back Yard) and how to regulate such uses to lessen negative impacts. Participants will gain insights into how to work with the community to accommodate difficult uses, address public anger, and keep everyone apprised of acceptable solutions and legal responsibilities.
Pre-registration is required and a $15 registration fee will be charged. Professional planners will earn AICP certification maintenance (CM) credits, and planning/zoning board members will receive a certificate of completion for continuing education credits.