Overview: With the shrinking demand for brick-and-mortar spaces, we as downtown and neighborhood district leaders need to understand the basics of the zoning and permitting process to help attract businesses. Whether you are new to business attraction or a seasoned practitioner, this session will be led by two experts who will share the basics of planning and zoning while also addressing some of the issues communities are facing.
- Understand the difference between Euclidean zoning and Form-based codes.
- Learn the primary concerns of zoning.
- Understand the permitting process.
April 23, 2021 | 11:15am ET (8:15am PT)
Pricing: IDA Members: Free | Nonmembers: $40
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AICP members can earn Certification Maintenance (CM) credits for this webinar. More information about AICP’s CM program can be found here
Advancing Places is an online series aimed at empowering IDA members with the solutions needed to address the most critical urban issues of the day. This session will include a moderated Q&A and will be recorded for member and nonmember use in the future.
- Larisa Ortiz, Managing Director, Research + Analysis, Streetsense (Bethesda, MD)
- Don Poland, Managing Director, Planning and Strategy, Gorman+York (East Hartford, CT)
- David Downey, President & CEO, International Downtown Association
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