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  • From Bang The Table...
    As everyone has had to quickly adapt and respond to the new normal of physical distancing and new working conditions, virtual meetings and digital platforms are crucial to effective communication with clients, colleagues, and peers. After hosting 5 live digital events, we are excited to share new use cases for EngagementHQ tools and success tips for your team.

    06/01/2020 - 09:12
  • Jun 3, 2020

    12:00PM-1:00PM Mountain Time

    1 CM Credit Pending

    06/01/2020 - 08:46
  • We want to highlight our members. Are you willing to share your story? Know someone who should be highlighted in our eblasts? Its a quick 5 questions and a headshot.

    05/27/2020 - 09:13
  • Great Places Colorado was introduced in 2019 and awarded the Great Neighborhood designation to Olde Town Arvada.
    What's your Great Place? Submit your recommendation by June 22nd!

    05/27/2020 - 08:51
  • FREE WEBINAR: Equity and Public Transportation: Current Trends and Recommendations
    FRIDAY JUNE 12
    11:00 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
    Hosted by Planning and the Black Community Division
    CM|1.5

    05/27/2020 - 08:45
  • PLANNING MATTERS SPRING 2020

    NOW AVAILABLE

    05/26/2020 - 13:55
  • Travel Demand Models (TDMs) are the workhorses of “big picture” regional and statewide planning. TDMs offer rich embedded databases and unique functions that can also be harnessed for more targeted planning applications. This article introduces selected examples of out-of-the-box TDM applications that have extended the reach of planners to address a variety of transportation-related investigations.

    05/26/2020 - 13:49
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has both global and local impacts. With many local government offices closed, and reopening dates uncertain, planners are challenged to consider changes to their current planning service operations. In many cases this crisis has helped prove that, if implemented with care, technologies exist that can maintain plan review pipelines, improve response times, and ensure full capacity operations in both office-based and remote work scenarios.

    05/26/2020 - 13:43
  • This article provides communication tools and techniques used to convey zoning compliance during the entitlements process.

    05/26/2020 - 13:39
  • Why do we think in “8.5 by 11” when we create a comprehensive plan? Close to 90% of people have smartphones and a computer, and Gen-Z is the first generation to be raised in a digital world. Now is the time to think digital first and print second, and to consider moving beyond electronic publishing and PDFs.

    05/26/2020 - 13:34
  • By Cady Dawson, AICP, and Elliot Sulsky, PE, AICP – Felsburg Holt & Ullevig

    05/26/2020 - 13:23
  • Since COVID-19 hit the West, the Community Builders team has been working with counties, cities, and towns on local and regional economic recovery. Through this work, we’ve recognized a need for a clear path forward that addresses both recovery and resilience. Our Roadmap to Recovery is a flexible tool that helps communities find their way through this moment. Community Builders is a non-profit organization that helps local leaders build healthy, equitable, and prosperous communities to improve people’s lives today and ensure a sustainable tomorrow.

    05/26/2020 - 13:20
  • The Sustainable Development Code is an online repository of best practices for creating resilient, environmentally conscious, economically secure, and socially equitable communities. Explore how this essential resource can help any community become more sustainable.

    05/26/2020 - 13:18
  • 05/26/2020 - 13:14
  • Bang the Table was founded back in 2007 by two former public servants who had spent half a career working planning infrastructure, transportand landuse for the New South Wales and UK Governments andl ater as consultants.

    05/26/2020 - 13:07
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a deep economic recession with dramatically reduced expectations for tax revenue for years to come.

    05/26/2020 - 12:39
  • The demand for accurate, complete, consistent, and timely information has not waned during the global pandemic. Projects that were already underway are moving forward, and citizens still have questions! Gridics offers several tools to help planners manage their time to spend less time searching for answers and more time planning!

    05/26/2020 - 12:38
  • As budgets shrink or are reallocated, planners can keep clean energy and sustainability plans moving forward with a suite of new, free tools from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the U.S. Department of Energy.

    05/26/2020 - 12:30
  • Planners have always been a vital workforce in their communities with their skills of being able to address growth and change within their municipalities. While no one can truly prepare for a time of crisis that is caused by the magnitude of a pandemic, e-PlanREVIEW® can be used as a tool by planners to work efficiently remotely and to access plan sets for any emergency response that they will be a part of.

    05/26/2020 - 12:23
  • By: Sarah R. Davis, AICP + Julia Puester, AICP – Committee Co-Chairs

    05/26/2020 - 12:19

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