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Utah Planner - Don't forget to enter the drawing!

January 19th 2018

 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/9464d2_bc5f9e0af08743269b8587e8ce3e4b30.pdf       Judi A. PickellExecutive ManagerAmerican Planning AssociationUtah ChapterPO Box 1264American Fork, UT 84003phone – 801.450.2659                                                                  ...Continue Reading

Stay informed. Be involved.

January 19th 2018

Please make sure all the planners in your office get a copy of this email. https://www.apautah.org/so/8M4FCTy9#/main  Judi A. PickellExecutive ManagerAmerican Planning AssociationUtah ChapterPO Box 1264American Fork, UT 84003phone – 801.450.2659       ...Continue Reading

Land Use Transition Requirements

January 18th 2018

Judi, please include this post on the listserve. Thanks!   How would your city address a proposal to build a multi-story hotel near the boundary of a commercial zone adjacent to a preexisting single family neighborhood in an R-1 zone? Do transitional standards in your city code provide restrictions? If so, what are those restrictions? If handled in another fashion, how so? ...Continue Reading

Call for sessions

January 18th 2018

     The American Planning Association Utah Chapter hosts two professional conferences every year. *Spring Conference* is held away from the Wasatch Front and generally explores rural and small town issues and brings in between 150-200 participants.   *Fall Conference *is usually held along the Wasatch Front with an estimate of 30+ sessions, mobile workshops, and dozens of speakers.  This conference averages 250-400 people participating. We ...Continue Reading

Event Canceled: Bruce Mau

January 18th 2018

 *Event Canceled:Bruce Mau*/January 18, 2018 ///Dear Members of the CA+P Community, I regret to inform you that our Distinguished Lecturer, Bruce Mau, had to cancel his speaking engagement with us this Friday due to illness. We wish him a speedy recovery, and Bruce has volunteered to reschedule in the future as he was very much looking forward to his visit. Our apologies to everyone for this inconvenience, but we know you will understand.  Onward together, Keith   Keith ...Continue Reading

Director of Community and Economic Development - Job Announcement

January 16th 2018

The Wasatch Front Regional Council is hiring a Director of Community and Economic Development. See the attached job description for details. The application period closes February 6, 2018.Scott Festin, AICPSenior Planner/DemographerWasatch Front Regional Council295 N. Jimmy Doolittle Road, Salt Lake City, UT 84116801.363.4250 ext.1113 ...Continue Reading

Wasatch Choice 2050 + Mayor's Metro Solutions Event

January 15th 2018

 Hello. We invite you to the following event and, *in an effort to include as many stakeholders as possible, respectfully request that you share the following event reminder*, as well as registration site and/or Facebook event with your residents, members, colleagues, friends, and/or​ neighbors​?​ Thank you! *Heather McLaughlin-Kolb*Communications Specialist295 N. Jimmy Doolittle Road, Salt Lake City, UT 84116801.363.4250 x1118 (o) | 801.809.7144 (c) ---- ...Continue Reading

2-Day Salt Lake City Strategies for Opposition and Outrage - March 26-27, 2018

January 15th 2018

 Salt Lake City: 2-Day Strategies for Dealing with Opposition and Outrage  March 26-27, 2018 (Mon-Tue)  AICP CM I 12 CM Flyer attached _Location_: Calvin Rampton Complex, 4501 South 2700 West,  West Valley City, UT 84119 _Class Time_: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM  _Hosted by_: IAP2 USA Inter-mountain Chapter Member Discounts: AICP, IAP2 USA, ICMA and NCDD  _Early Bird Deadline_: February 16th   _Event Confi ...Continue Reading


January 15th 2018

CITY OF BLUFFDALEREQUEST FOR PROPOSALSAPPEALS AND VARIANCE HEARING OFFICERCOB18001LAWRelease Date: January 12, 2018Submittal Deadline: February 7, 20185:00 p.m.REQUEST FOR PROPOSALSAPPEALS AND VARIANCE HEARING OFFICERThe City of Bluffdale is currently seeking an individual experienced in land use matters to serve as theAppeals and Variance and Hearing Officer (“AVHO”). The AVHO is the appeal authority described in UtahCode Ann. § 10-9a-701 and in the Bluffdale City Code, Title 2, Chapter 4 ...Continue Reading

improving professional writing and staff reports

January 11th 2018

There has been a request for a Spring Conference session to help improve planners’ writing abilities, and specifically the anatomy of staff reports. We are looking for someone to present at the APA UT Spring Conference in April on this topic. Please email me if you are skilled in professional writing and would like to present or if you have a recommendation of someone who can teach this skill. admin@PROTECTED Thank you, Judi A. PickellExecutive ManagerAmerican Planning ...Continue Reading