Tag Archives: planners

APA Legislative Update – October 2017

By: Paul Clark, AICP – Vice Director, Policy   The first half of the 2017-2018 Session for the California Legislature adjourned at the end of September, with final votes completed a week or so earlier.  The Governor exercised his veto pen by October 15 signing a number of bills, including a “housing package.”  Altogether, the Legislature considered about 3000 items, ...

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Ambassador Spotlight — Miguel Vazquez, AICP

As part of National Community Planning Month (NCPM), I organized a Pecha Kucha Night in Riverside, California. Pecha Kucha Night is a global network of cities hosting events under the PK brand in which presenters have six minutes and 40 seconds to present 20 slides (20 seconds each). The audience typically is over 21 years of age as beer is part of the attraction. ...

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APA CALIFORNIA LEGISLATIVE UPDATE – June 2017

  APA CALIFORNIA LEGISLATIVE UPDATE JUNE 2017   By Paul Clark, AICP, Vice Director – Policy   This commentary was derived through the CALAPA Legislative Representatives in Sacramento and is primarily a copy of Governor Brown’s Budget update analysis, felt relevant to the planning profession.   Hello APA California Legislative Review Team and Board Members – The Governor just released ...

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