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Sonoma State University 36th Annual Planning Commissioners Conference

February 1 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Cost: $85
Member Cost: $85
CM Credits: 4

Topics at this year’s conference, for commissioners, elected officials, professional staff, and community members, include: Wildfire and land use planning – where do we go from here; Evolving state and local roles in housing – recent legislation and some predictions for the future; and Local planning to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Dan Curtin Land Use law Lecture will cover property rights and planning for natural hazards. Continental breakfast included.

Speakers include:
Max Moritz, PhD, Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, UC Santa Barbara
Erik de Kok, Senior Planner, Governor’s Office of Planning and Research
Pete Parkinson, Past President, American Planning Association California Chapter;Former Director, Sonoma County Permit and Resource Management Dept.
Tom Jacobson, Professor, Sonoma State University Dept. of Geography, Environment, and Planning and Director, Center for Sustainable Communities
Barbara Kautz, Partner, Goldfarb & Lipman, LLP
Terry Rivasplata, Technical Director, ICF


Sonoma State Department of Geography, Environment, and Planning


CM Credits
Credits Pending or Approved
APA Member Cost
CM Credits Topic Area
Hazards, Housing Policy, Law, Planning Methods and Tools
Ethics Credits
Law Credits
East Cotati Avenue, Rohnert Park


Sonoma State University Student Center
1801 East Cotati Ave
Rohnert Park, CA 94928 United States
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