[ApaIllinois] 2011 APA-IL State Conference: New Planning Officials Track/A Night Out on the Town

Paula Freeze, APA-IL Editor editor at ilapa.org
Thu Aug 11 07:31:52 CDT 2011


New Planning Officials Track - Register for Only $40
Calling all Plan Commissioners, Village Trustees, Mayors, 
Aldermen, Presidents, and City Council Members!
New to this year is a special conference track designed specifically for YOU! Join your fellow plan commissioners and other appointed municipal officials on Thursday, October 6th for a special Planning Officials Track.

The Planning Officials Track is comprised of 3 educational sessions:

The history of planning, the roles of the commissioners and the planning process;

Learn about important documents that every plan commissioner should be familiar with including Robert’s Rules of Order, the Open Meetings Act, and topics regarding ethics, and conflicts of interest;

A facilitated round table discussion with practiced planners and elected officials. The discussion is aimed for officials and staff planners to work together and talk about ideas, challenges, and address essential questions that are bound to aide your city or village and enhance its smart planning progress. 
A Night Out on the Town
Both Wednesday and Thursday nights offer great opportunities to stroll downtown Evanston, reconnect with old friends and make some new ones too!

Attend the Conference’s Opening Reception, sponsored by New Channels Realty, at Evanston’s famed Koi Restaurant
- Wednesday @ 6:30 p.m.

Kick back, relax, and have some fun at the “boURBAN Sprawl Pub Crawl”! Sprawl your way through downtown Evanston on a pub crawl for a chance to win free conference registration to the 2012 APA-IL State Conference! Create a four person team when you register, or join a team when you arrive
 - Thursday @ 7:00 p.m. 

Explore the 
Hilton Orrington

Explore Mobile Workshops

Explore Sessions

Explore Social Events

Explore Sponsorship

Did you know...
Evanston was a dry community from 1858 till 1972.


Discover Evanston
Evanston is well known for its many thriving and distinct
 neighborhood shopping districts, many of which are
 conveniently situated along the Metra rail line and/or the 
CTA “L”. There is no better time to discover 
Evanston’s neighborhood shopping districts than 
early October, the height of fall!

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