5th Annual Planning Officials Training Workshop

Are you an appointed advisory board member, elected official, or an employee of a local government who is eager to learn more about making local planning, zoning, and related recommendations or decisions?  If so, then this one-day workshop, organized by the APA Florida Treasure Coast Section, is tailored just for you! 

Co-hosted by the Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council and the Town of Jupiter.

Planning Officials Training Workshop
Thursday, August. 4, 2022
7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Jupiter Community Center
210 Military Trail
Jupiter, FL 33458

Attendees will receive basic instruction and information about ... 

  • Planning principles and processes
  • Responsibilities of various advisory boards
  • Legal considerations
  • How to be an effective board member
  • How to run an effective board meeting
  • Public participation methods
  • Sustainability
  • Urban Design
  • Economics of new development/redevelopment
  • Growth management techniques
  • Current and emerging trends
  • Transportation planning

Each participant will receive a Certificate of Completion and copies of all materials presented during the workshop. 


by July 28 = $15.00 per person
by Aug. 2  = $25.00 per person
by Aug. 4  = $35.00,  space permitting


PLEASE NOTE: A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Doors will open at 7:30 am for breakfast, registration and networking. The program will begin promptly at 8 am. 

If you have questions, please contact Susan Coughanour, FAICP, at susancoughanour@aol.com or 561-523-0677.