Creating Thriving Communities: from Vision to Reality
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Genesee Community College
7:30 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.
A Workshop for Professionals and Community Members
led by Esther Greenhouse
Join us to learn how to use design to decrease dependence on services and enable people of all ages to thrive! Nationally recognized expert Esther Greenhouse will deliver an engaging and informative presentation on design + planning; aging services; government policy; housing & development
A breakout session follows, where you will explore how to apply the Enabling Design Approach to benefit your community. At the end of this event, you will have a powerful perspective as well as resources to apply to development projects, to address policy barriers and levers, and to apply for funding. CEU’s will be available at this event.
Donna Becker (585) 815-8501
**Local training opportunity – 2.5 hrs**
Land Use Decision-Making Training Program
Time: All workshops are from 4:30 to 9:00 PM
w/ check-in at 4:00 PM and dinner around 6:00 PM
Cost: Each session costs $40 per workshop and includes 4 hours of training and dinner.
Thursday, October 24, 2019 at Lodge 1, Braddock Bay Park, Greece, NY we are hosting Managing Regulatory Challenges for Resilient Management for the Great Lakes. This training will focus on the CEHA Permit Program, Floodplain Management, Basic Land Use Tools for Resiliency, Model Local Laws to Increase Resiliency, Coastal Shoreline Protection Measures, Local Waterfront Revitalization Programs, and more.
Monday, October 28, 2019 at MCC’s Brighton Campus we are hosting Transportation Fundamentals. This training will focus on the policy, planning, and legal framework that impacts surface transportation in New York State. Case Studies and local examples will be used to explain both basic and advanced transportation issues and project development.
For more information, descriptions of each training, and to register online or with the paper form, visit: https://www2.monroecounty.gov/planning-trainingPlease contact Pat Gooch (firstname.lastname@example.org) or
Kim Hudson (email@example.com) with questions
2019 Livingston CountyGiant Hogweed/MAM/Spotted Lanternfly Training Workshop
October 29, 2019
Watershed Education Center
5828 Big Tree Road, Lakeville, NY
**9-credit pesticide certification for qualified participants.
Workshop is not limited to pesticide applicators/licensees or to Livingston County.
Please register by Friday, October 25to: firstname.lastname@example.org or (585) 721-6170
Quality Inn & Suites,
8250 Park Road, Batavia, NY 14020