8:30 am – 12:15 pm, Bay Area Metro Center, Yerba Buena Room, 375 Beale Street, SAN FRANCISCO. Beverages and snacks will be provided. The Ethics session will focus on the AICP 2016 Ethics Case of the Year, and the Law session will provide a broad land use overview. APA members pay $15 per session or $25 for both sessions. Non-members pay $20 per session or $35 for both sessions. To register, click HERE. For more information, contact Colette Meunier at Colette.Meunier@mindspring.com.
11:45 AM – 1:15 PM, GHD Office, 2235 Mercury Way, Suite 150, SANTA ROSA. John Rozum, AICP, and Melissa Rosa, from NOAA’s Office for Coastal Management will introduce participants to Digital Coast, a website that provides resources that help communities address coastal issues. Digital Coast data, tools and training that will be highlighted include the Sea Level Rise Viewer, Coastal Change Analysis Program (C-CAP), Coastal County Snapshots; and topical areas such as green infrastructure, climate adaptation planning, and water quality will be covered. Time will be allotted for questions and your input on additional resources or tools that would be useful to your respective community. This brown bag can be attended in person or via webinar. Lunch will be provided. RSVP to Kristine Gaspar at firstname.lastname@example.org.
10 AM-12 PM, Hayes Mansion, 200 Edenvale Avenue, SAN JOSE. Beverages and light snacks available at 9:30 AM. The forum will showcase an interactive analysis of a case study in North San Jose, led by a panel of technical experts who will discuss options for funding transportation and utility improvements. Financing tools and strategies will be shared that could help address infrastructure needs in jurisdictions throughout the Bay Area. Co-sponsored by MTC and ABAG. Free event; To register, click HERE. For more information, contact Dave Javid at email@example.com.
APA California is offering free one-click previews of its entire on-demand video catalog — including six new titles from the 2015 Oakland Conference. Convenient, informative, inexpensive and timely, these videos are the next best thing to attending a live conference session. Let’s get rid of those CM credit deficits!
We’re excited to announce that the application portal for 2016 CED Summer Programs is now open!
The College of Environmental Design at University of California, Berkeley offers several introductory summer programs for those interested in exploring the fields of city and regional planning, urban design and environmental planning.