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Community Planning Institute Fall 2019

November 14, 2019 - November 15, 2019


The DCA Office of Planning, in partnership with the Georgia Planning Association, offers a class called the Community Planning Institute to Georgia’s planning commissioners, elected officials and local government staff. The Institute provides information about planning for land use, growth, and development.

Preparing and Implementing your Comprehensive Plan is a 2-day class that covers the local comprehensive planning process. You may be eligible for a scholarship for this CPI Class through the Denise Abboud Memorial Fund, Georgia Planning Memorial Foundation at The Georgia Planning Association website at GPA Scholarship.

This class provides:

An overview of the importance of community planning – why we plan and who should be involved;

  • A review of Georgia’s planning requirements;
  • How to engage your constituents in envisioning and planning for their future;
  • Plan implementation tools, including successful examples from PlanFirst communities;
  • Other plan implementation tools such as zoning or form-based codes.

Registration Fees Early Bird After November 1, 2019

Standard Registration $140; $170
Regional Commission $100; $130
PlanFirst Community (for first two registrants) FREE

To Register

For more information, please visit the DCA Community Planning Institute Web Page.

AICP Certification Maintenance credits are available for this workshop.


November 14, 2019
November 15, 2019
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Trinity Anglican Church
325 West Jackson Street
Thomasville, GA 31792 United States
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(229) 228-0390