6th Annual Planning Officials Training Workshop

Are you an appointed advisory board member, elected official, or employee of a local government who is eager to learn more about making local planning, zoning, and related recommendations or decisions?  If so, 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.

Nov. 17, 2023 |  7:30 am – 4:30 pm

Jupiter Community Center
200 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
  • Affordable Housing & The Live Local Act
  • 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 Wednesday, Nov. 15 = $25 per person
by Thursday & Friday, Nov. 16 & 17  = $35,  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.

Download a .pdf of the flier here.