Awards Committee

Building Momentum, Continuing Success: The 2017 Fort Collins Downtown Plan

The 2017 Downtown Plan is a collaborative, inspirational guide for budgets, projects, programs, investments, and regulations to keep Downtown vibrant and successful as the vital heart of Fort Collins, CO. The Plan describes a renewed vision, policy direction, and action items for the next 5-20 years to continue Downtown’s success.

Planning Partners: Building Multi-Disciplinary Collaboration in Colorado

The 2017 APA Colorado Chapter President’s Award was awarded to the Planning Partners Conference, which was developed, organized, and hosted by Adams County. Michelle Stephens, Chapter President, awarded the Planning Partners Conference the President’s Award due to its exceptional focus on multi-disciplinary collaboration.

Chris Duerksen’s Planning Leadership in Colorado

This article summarizes some of the career highlights of Chris Duerksen and some of the reasons he received APAColorado’s 2017 Planning Leadership award. It describes his instrumental roles in the creation of the Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute, the creation of the Denver Gateway plan and zoning ordinance, the Sustainable Development Code Framework, and role as Managing Director of Clarion Associates.


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