Sessions Tagged With 'land use planning'

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American Citizen Planner: A Land Use Training and Credentialing Program for Community Decision Makers

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT

The American Citizen Planner program is an Extension led training and credentialing program designed as an online series of land use education and training courses for locally appointed and elected planning officials. This webinar will provide an overview of the program...

Land Matters: Making New Solutions Possible Through Technology

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 10:00 am EST

Speakers: Christopher Barlow,Thomson Reuters, Trevor Davies, KPMG, Mercedes Stickler, USAID Join an online discussion about how land tenure, rights and security affect the world's poorest. Land is a difficult resource to manage, especially in countries without stable...

Utility Scale Wind Energy Development – Methods for Resolving Conflict

Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST

This presentation will provide an in-depth look into conflict resolution techniques related to utility scale renewable energy projects in local jurisdictions. In addition, this webinar will highlight strategies focused on community engagement & conflict resolution in...

Utility Scale Wind Energy Development

Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

This webinar will provide an overview of best practices, case studies, and field research to address issues and opportunities related to utility scale wind energy projects. The presentation will cover three major topics: Business/Project Development Utility Siting...

Partnerships towards Resilient Communities to Climate Change and Natural Disasters

Monday, January 28, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST

The topic will be presented by Abby Hall, a Policy Analyst with the U.S. EPA’s Office of Sustainable Communities. The presentation will provide an overview of the partnerships, and assistance EPA has provided to states and communities, and offer ideas for how Extension agents...

Zoning for Sustainability: Methods and Trends.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT

Presented by: Dr. Edward Jepson and Dr. Anna Haines. To characterize and measure the extent to which sustainability concepts and ideas are integrated into zoning codes in U.S. cities. We designed an evaluation tool based on Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute (RMLUI) and...

Planning for Sustainable Communities: An Ohio Model of Community-Extension Partnerships

Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Myra Moss

Presenter: Myra Moss, Ohio State University Topic: Sustainability is rapidly becoming the “issue of our age.” Many local communities are seeking to incorporate sustainability into their development and land use plans, but what this means and how to do it effectively can be...