Author Archives: John Hildebrand

CA Dept of Education: Review of School Siting and Design Standards

The California Department of Education, School Facilities and Transportation Services Division (CDE), is reviewing the school siting and design standards contained in California Code of Regulations, Title 5 14001 et seq. To inform the update, CDE hosted several stakeholder meetings over the past three months in venues across the state to solicit informal input. The CDE had set February 28, ...

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CVMSHCP Biological Monitoring Program RFP

COACHELLA VALLEY CONSERVATION COMMISSION Coachella Valley Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan & Natrual Community Conservation Plan RE: Notice of Request for Proposals for CVMSHCP Biological Monitoring Program PROJECT: CVMSHCP Biological Monitoring Program DESCRIPTION: The Coachella Valley Conservation Commission (CVCC) requests proposals for the CVMSHCP Biological Monitoring Program. The Request for Proposals (RFP) is available at: www.cvmshcp.org. The RFP can be ...

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APA CALIFORNIA Launches Planners4Health Six-Month Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1st, 2017 The American Planning Association California Chapter (APA-California) has been selected as one of 28 APA state chapters to participate in the $1.5 million grant-funded Planners4Health initiative. The initiative will focus on building capacity at the chapter level to create stronger, healthier communities statewide by fostering greater coordination between planners and public health professionals. Chapters ...

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2017 National Planning Conference [NYC] || May 6-9

National Planning Conference [NYC] May 6–9, 2017 Planning is on the move — to New York City! Registration is open for APA’s 2017 National Planning Conference in New York. NPC17 will be the premier planning event of the year, with hundreds of options for tours, advanced training, mobile workshops, special events, and opportunities to network with planners from across the country ...

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2017 APA California Conference || September 23-26

The 2017 Chapter APA conference will be held in Sacramento, September 23 – 26. The call for presentations has gone out and the State will start accepting workshop proposals through their online system starting December. We will notify our members again when their website becomes available to submit. Call for presentations flyer Connect with the 2017 APA California Conference! The Sacramento Valley Section ...

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APA California Legislative Update

APA CALIFORNIA LEGISLATIVE UPDATE DECEMBER 2016 By Paul Clark, AICP, Vice Director – Policy Throughout this year of 2016 I have been focusing attention on four planning related bills progressing in the state legislature: AB 2501 (Housing: density bonuses): This bill and the next are by the same Assemblyman, Richard Bloom (D: Santa Monica, District 50). AB 2501 addressed density ...

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Get Social [Media] with IES-APA!

Don’t forget to hashtag us with #iesapa and you may be featured on our social media posts! FACEBOOK Link: https://www.facebook.com/InlandEmpireAPA/ @InlandEmpireAPA LINKED IN Link: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/116818 TWITTER Link: https://twitter.com/InlandEmpireAPA @InlandEmpireAPA INSTAGRAM Link: https://www.instagram.com/InlandEmpireAPA/ @InlandEmpireAPA

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