The APA-KY Western Kentucky Half-Day Conference will be Friday, November 30, 2018 from 8:30am to 2:00pm. This year’s conference will be held at the Madisonville Community College in the Community room of the Beshear Education Center located at 2000 College Drive, Madisonville, KY 42431. The conference agenda is still being finalized however, 4.5 hours of training will be provided meeting HB 55 and CM credit requirements. The agenda will be sent out once it is finalized.
The conference is open to all planners and board members at no cost. Lunch will be provided.
Please contact Melissa Evans at 270-687-8382 or email@example.com if you would like to attend the conference.
The Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana Chapters of the American Planning Association (APA) are calling for the submission of session ideas and proposals for the 2018 Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Planning Conference, which will be held in Cincinnati, Ohio, October 4-5, 2018. The conference provides an educational opportunity to our professional planners, citizen planners, and allied professionals in the three-state region.
Deadline for Submittal: 11:59 p.m. on Friday, July 6, 2018
More Info: www.ohioplanning.org/2018OKI
We are very excited to announce the initial details for this year’s OKI Regional Planning Conference!
October 3-5, 2018
Cincinnati | Hilton Netherland Plaza Downtown
Professional Development Workshop | October 3
OKI Planning Conference | October 4-5
Join planners and related fields from all three states for a discussion of planning practices, issues and successes in the OKI region.
Visit and explore Cincinnati – a city transformed by a multi-billion-dollar renewal of its downtown, a new streetcar connecting the riverfront to the historic Over-the-Rhine neighborhood, world-class riverfront parks, a burgeoning brewery heritage and ever expanding cultural arts scene.
Registration opens in August 2018!
Sponsorship and event details are available on the APA Ohio website: www.ohioplanning.org/2018oki
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We have an update for making room reservations for the upcoming APA-KY conference May 9-11 at the Historic Boone Tavern Hotel & Restaurant. The number listed on the draft program is INCORRECT.
Please use this number: 1-859-985-3700. You should speak with someone directly at the hotel – not a call center. If you have booked at another hotel because you were told the Boone Tavern is full – this is incorrect. They will hold our room block until April 17, 2018 and have plenty of rooms available now. So please use this new number, and if you made a reservation elsewhere please try to cancel and re-book at our conference hotel.
Thank you for your patience as we communicate this error!
The APA-KY 2018 Spring Conference will be held May 9-11, 2018 at the historic Boone Tavern Hotel in Berea, Kentucky.
Conference theme: Reinventing Our Cities and Towns: Exploring Art, Rediscovering History, and Growing Sustainably.
We are seeking session proposals that incorporate elements of rediscovering cities and towns through art, history and sustainability, to create better communities. Examples could be: adaptive re-use of historic buildings, incorporating art initiatives to spur economic development, sustainability innovations, revitalizing underutilized spaces, etc.
We will also need core AICP credit sessions including ethics and law. Please consider submitting a session for one of those as well.
Please click here for the session proposal form. The submission deadline is Wednesday, February 14, 2018.
For more information please contact Lindsay Walker (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Soumi Basu (email@example.com).
On December 1, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. CT, the application window for taking the May 2018 will officially open. The window will remain open until Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. CT. If you are interested in taking the exam in May 2018 you must submit your complete exam application within this timeframe.
To be eligible to take the exam you must meet the education and experience requirements (see where you stand by going to https://www.planning.org/certification/eligible/) or be enrolled in the brand new AICP Candidate Pilot Program with a certified degree in hand (more info at https://www.planning.org/aicp/candidate/).
For a complete overview of the exam, answers to whether you are eligible or not, and what you need to apply, please go to https://www.planning.org/certification/currentexam/.
And finally, APA-KY will be offering an exam prep session on Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the offices of Neel-Schaffer, 200 Whittington Parkway, Suite 205 in Louisville, KY 40222. This session will be for anyone interested in taking the AICP Exam during either of the 2018 exam periods (May or November). We will have tutorials over each of categories covered on the exam, firsthand accounts from people who have recently taken the AICP exam, and additional information on study materials, practice tests, etc. If you are interested in either attending this prep session as a test taker or as a presenter of information please contact Brian Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 502-574-5160.
Get involved and bring your ideas and strategies to the community design workshop. Together, let’s think about the future of the South Floyds Fork area, through new development, economic opportunities, community services, conservation, transportation connections, and more. Your creative ideas will help shape a visionary plan that will provide guidance for authentic, healthy, equitable, sustainable and well-connected growth in the South Floyds Fork Area.
October 17, 2017 | 6:00-8:00 PM
Gheens Lodge at the Parklands of Floyds Fork
1421 Beckley Creek Pkwy | Louisville, KY 40245
For more information, visit the project website: www.floydsforkvision.com
Registration is now open for the APA-KY Fall Conference on Friday, September 29, at the Parklands of Floyds Fork.
Click here to register.
The preliminary program may be viewed by clicking here.