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Planner Profile: Kyle McLaughlin

Planner Profile
Kyle McLaughlin
Civil Analyst
Kimley-Horn & Associates

Call for Proposals: AIA 2019 Practice + Design Conference

Call for Proposals
2019 Practice + Design Conference: Future Forward
October 31 - November 2, Breckenridge
Deadline: May 17th

Legislation and Local Policy Roundtable

Join APA EPP for the Legislation & Local Policy Roundtable at Design Workshop on March 21st at 6PM, following 2019 Planners Day @ the Capital!

Public Art Bronze Tour & More

Hosted by Melanie Sloan, North Central Area Representative
Thursday, May 9th
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Loveland, CO

DRCOG WEBINAR: One Year to Census Day

Free Webinar
April 8
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

APA Testifies on T-HUD

APA Legislative and Policy Committee member, Jennifer Raitt, testified before the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing and Urban Development (T-HUD) Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Speaking on behalf of APA, Raitt emphasized the need for good planning, strategic investments, and strong federal-local partnerships to create safer and more resilient communities.

EcoDistricts Foundation Course Attendee Highlights

I was able to attend the course thanks to the generosity of the CO APA chapter. I work in the Community and Economic Development Department for the City of Golden and am always looking for new perspectives, especially in Golden where residents place high value on our small town character.

Reconsidering Growth Management

Growth management is a 50 year old paradigm, but continuing to think about what it means locally is necessary to achieve inclusive growth. Why should a community desire to manage growth? In Colorado there are many reasons.

Lakewood Middle School Students Make a Kid-Friendly Version of the City’s Sustainability Plan

In Fall 2018, Dunstan Middle School dedicated an entire elective class to the study of Lakewood’s Sustainability Plan. Taught by science teacher Audrey Hoffa, with support from guest speakers and several field trips, the 32 students in the class worked through each chapter of the Sustainability Plan and wrote a kid-friendly version of the Plan with artwork, photography, and action steps for kids.

Committee Profile: Sustainability Committee

This month we highlight one of our elder Chapter Committees, the Sustainability Committee.

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