2019 National Planning Conference

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  • Saturday, April 13, 2019

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:30 AM - 2 PM PDT
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors
    NPC191001
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:30 AM - 5 PM PDT
    Cost
    $25.00

    The Community Planning Workshop is an opportunity to get involved in an active planning project during the conference. This year’s workshop will focus on key organizational strategies necessary to establish, finance, and sustain a community benefits district in one of the last urban-infill neighborhoods in Downtown Oakland. Located in the heart of Oakland Chinatown, community stakeholders aim to p
    NPC190061

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:45 AM - 7:15 PM PDT
    Cost
    $128.00

    This session aims to provide planners with a comprehensive overview of cultural landscapes as important places within our built environment, introduce a methodology for identifying and understanding a place's character-defining features, and develop treatment options that respect a place's historic character.
    NPC190010
    CM | 6

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  10:45 AM - 7:45 PM PDT
    Cost
    $125.00

    This tour explores the built results of California’s first adopted form-based codes, the 400-acre Central Petaluma SmartCode, which stimulated urban revitalization in a historic downtown, and the Central Hercules Form-Based Code, which envisioned 700 acres of new walkable neighborhoods.
    NPC190007
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11 AM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors.
    NPC191002
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11 AM - 3 PM PDT
    Cost
    $55.00

    In the midst of the housing crisis in the San Francisco Bay Area, learn about stabilization efforts and successes to address displacement in the Mission District — one of the neighborhoods with the most evictions.
    NPC190057
    CM | 3.75

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11:15 AM - 3:45 PM PDT
    Cost
    $95.00

    Oakland’s urban wineries are housed in renovated warehouse spaces, but the wine quality is second to none. The Urban Wine Trail is walkable, houses a number of wineries and is in the waterfront/produce historical district.
    NPC190026

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11:30 AM - 3 PM PDT
    Cost
    $45.00

    City planners, developers, and environmental consultants lead a mobile workshop in the Market Street Hub Plan area (Market Street and South Van Ness Avenue) to discuss and explore this dynamic and rapidly changing part of San Francisco.
    NPC190047
    CM | 3.50

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11:30 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $80.00

    Ten years after adoption, San Francisco’s Central Waterfront Plan is reshaping the city’s industrial core. Tour new infill projects, public spaces, emerging mega-projects at Pier 70 and Potrero Power Station, and the creative/industrial businesses that make this district unique.
    NPC190041
    CM | 4.50

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  11:45 AM - 4:45 PM PDT
    Cost
    $45.00

    An affordable refuge for vulnerable populations, the Tenderloin recently became an attractive place to move given the city’s affordability crisis. The city, community, and developers are working in the neighborhood, sometimes in support and sometimes in opposition, to balance priorities.
    NPC190029
    CM | 5

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  12 PM - 2 PM PDT
    Cost
    $35.00

    Led by the urban planners and architects behind the policies and design of downtown San Francisco, this indulging tour uncovers the secrets and rich history, plans and guidelines that literally shape the buildings and public spaces of downtown SF.
    NPC190011
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  12:15 PM - 2:45 PM PDT
    Cost
    $45.00

    Discover the Tenderloin through its historic neon signs and learn about the efforts to preserve, restore, and illuminate these glowing works of art. Guides include experts in typography, the history and culture of the Tenderloin, and San Francisco's neon collection.
    NPC190045
    CM | 2.50

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Cost
    $75.00

    Poor and working-class communities of color are experiencing cultural clashes with new, wealthier residents as development returns to cities. How can planners respond to conflicts such as Oakland’s Lake Merritt BBQ incident using public space to address the dynamics of privilege?
    NPC190002
    CM | 2.50

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1 PM - 6 PM PDT
    Cost
    $40.00

    Broadway was once a thriving hub of public life and commerce in Oakland, but fell into decline during the era of suburbanization. See how the Uptown redevelopment and Broadway Valdez District Specific Plan are bringing Broadway back to life.
    NPC190005
    CM | 4.50

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1:15 PM - 5:15 PM PDT
    Cost
    $55.00

    Burning Man has evolved beyond a single event to a social movement and an organization that fosters participatory art and civic engagement in urban contexts worldwide. Tour spectacular art, meet the artists, and visit the headquarters of this global phenomenon.
    NPC190006
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1:15 PM - 5:45 PM PDT
    Cost
    $30.00

    What is retail? What role does retail activity have in placemaking? What can owners, landlords and city government achieve working together? Visit eight successful retailers in historic Old Oakland in a tour for planners, property owners, developers, and economic developers.
    NPC190034
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  1:30 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $20.00

    See and hear about innovative changes around and along Market Street, San Francisco’s central hub. Discover some hidden gems, critical development sites, important and interesting historic structures, streetscape plans, and end with happy hour!
    NPC190043
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:15 PM - 5:45 PM PDT
    Cost
    $119.00

    Experience the Bay Area's newest regional trail, the Water Trail, while exploring the San Francisco Bay shoreline by kayak. This three-hour scenic tour offers lessons-learned planning and partnering to expand public access along this iconic shoreline.
    NPC190027
    CM | 3.50

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 6 PM PDT
    Cost
    $30.00

    This mobile workshop will allow attendees to experience firsthand the past, present and future of Fruitvale Station. The tour will help attendees better understand what was planned for the station and how the community banded together to make something unique.
    NPC190019
    CM | 2.75

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 13, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 6 PM PDT
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors.
    NPC191003
    CM | 2

  • Sunday, April 14, 2019

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  7:30 AM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $199.00

    The Planning Leadership Institute (PLI) provides planning professionals with a full day of intensive training and professional reflection. PLI is designed to provide the skillsets and mindsets needed for planning professionals to exercise leadership, influence stakeholders, face challenges, and shape a legacy in your community. It is a once-a-year opportunity to connect with a select group of your
    NPC191013

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  7:30 AM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $199.00

    The Planning Management Institute (PMI) provides an intensive, interactive developmental opportunity for people who manage, or will soon manage a public or private-sector planning department. This practical, lively, hands-on workshop has become a unique, once-a-year opportunity to network with peers and learn best practices from a team of experts with national reputations. Participants will learn
    NPC191014

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  8 AM - 11:30 AM PDT
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors.
    NPC191004
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  8 AM - 3:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $95.00

    Tour downtown Livermore as it continues to revitalize and learn about innovative community outreach tools, establishing public-private partnerships, re-energizing the commercial streetscape, and implementation lessons learned. Wine country lunch with tasting of South Livermore Valley wines is included.
    NPC190012
    CM | 5

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors.
    NPC191005
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $55.00

    Street murals designed and painted by the community instill a sense of pride in a neighborhood. A bicycle tour visits several street murals that were painted as part of Paint the Town pilot program in Oakland.
    NPC190009
    CM | 5.50

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  9 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Cost
    $25.00

    San Francisco's lead planners who are responsible for the planning and implementation of San Francisco's Transbay and Rincon Hill, from the soaring towers redefining the city's famous skyline to the new neighborhood forging new ground in high-density livability.
    NPC190050
    CM | 3

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  9:30 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Cost
    $70.00

    On this mobile workshop, learn about new and old TDM policies and see where they have been implemented, while riding a historic motorized cable car through one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
    NPC190042
    CM | 2.50

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  10 AM - 4 PM PDT
    Cost
    $85.00

    Tour the 5,000-acre former Concord Naval Weapons Station military base converting to civilian use. Hear from city staff, the master developer, and urban designers about community land-use planning and opportunities to add economic growth and much-needed affordable, transit-oriented housing in the Bay Area.
    NPC190049
    CM | 5

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  10:30 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $85.00

    In October 2017, Sonoma County was hit hard by the most destructive wildfire in California's history. See the scope of the fires’ destruction, learn about ongoing fire hazards, and witness the community’s recovery and resilience efforts.
    NPC190060
    CM | 5

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  11:30 AM - 3 PM PDT
    Cost
    $30.00

    Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) are a vital tool that municipalities can leverage to increase density within an existing housing stock. Visit ADUs constructed in existing buildings in San Francisco’s unique neighborhoods.
    NPC190051
    CM | 3.50

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  12 PM - 4:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $70.00

    Factory OS is meeting the need for affordable housing through modular construction. This mobile workshop includes a tour of the factory and Lennar’s Mare Island base reuse project, and a stop in Emeryville, where a modular apartment is being assembled.
    NPC190031
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  12:15 PM - 5:15 PM PDT
    Cost
    $85.00

    Ride the ferry across the Bay, travel on the new SMART train linking Marin and Sonoma, bus back to the City across the Golden Gate, while learning and experiencing a part of the complex transportation network within the Bay Area.
    NPC190048
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  12:30 PM - 3:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $25.00

    This multimodal mobile workshop leaves the core of San Francisco to explore the working-class, multigenerational households, and the multicultural neighborhoods on the city’s southern border.
    NPC190016
    CM | 3

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  12:30 PM - 4 PM PDT
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors.
    NPC191006
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  12:30 PM - 6:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $80.00

    California produces 90% of the wine made in the United States. Napa and Sonoma are best known and largest areas for wine making. The Livermore Valley is lesser known and probably the oldest wine region in California. Even a lesser known fact is that there are over 15 wine makers in California, who are African American. This tour and panel discussion will visit a Black owned tasting room and hear
    NPC190053
    CM | 4.50

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  12:45 PM - 4:45 PM PDT
    Cost
    $70.00

    Visit the Bay Area Consortium of Community Land Trusts's housing cooperatives, commercial nonprofit spaces, and affordable homes — all made affordable long-term using the land trust model.
    NPC190028
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  12:45 PM - 5:45 PM PDT
    Cost
    $90.00

    Bicycle along the beautiful San Francisco waterfront, ride across the Golden Gate Bridge, and learn about planning for a world-class long-distance trail. Planners with the San Francisco Bay Trail guide this informative bike tour.
    NPC190004
    CM | 4.50

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  1:30 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $40.00

    This walking tour explores Oakland’s Rockridge and Berkeley’s Elmwood neighborhoods and their diversity of missing middle housing types such as duplexes, fourplexes, and cottage courts. Explore how to encourage these types through planning and zoning that addresses today's housing challenges.
    NPC190038
    CM | 3.50

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  1:45 PM - 4:45 PM PDT
    Cost
    $65.00

    The Peninsula Bikeway is a coordinated effort of Redwood City, Menlo Park, Palo Alto, and Mountain View. Ride the interim bikeway and learn about planning for a high-quality route to increase bicycle commuting and access on the Peninsula.
    NPC190036
    CM | 3

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:15 PM - 5:15 PM PDT
    Cost
    $20.00

    Tour three architectural civic icons to experience how the federal government manages our nation’s public buildings, transforms historic assets into high-performance, modern workplaces, and develops new facilities according to the highest standards of design and sustainability.
    NPC190023
    CM | 3

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $65.00

    Join this mobile workshop to learn about San Francisco's pioneering biodiversity program on the fly and in the field. We will visit many sites of natural area restoration and pilot studies integration of nature in the city, including ecological services.
    NPC190032
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  2:30 PM - 6 PM PDT
    Cost
    $40.00

    San Francisco is not the city you thought you knew! See the planning issues the City by the Bay has to grapple with as it balances rapid growth with livability/affordability. A must-see for first-timers and return visitors.
    NPC191007
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 14, 2019 Time:  3 PM - 5:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $25.00

    City of San Francisco planners and designers lead an urban design and history-focused tour of San Francisco's famous Castro Street, a historic center of LBGTQ community life and activism, and the evolving commercial heart of a vibrant neighborhood.
    NPC190058
    CM | 2.50

  • Monday, April 15, 2019

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  7:30 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Cost
    $70.00

    Learn about the planning issues redefining San Francisco's neighbors across the bay — Oakland, Berkeley, and Emeryville — as well as San Francisco’s up-and-coming (literally) neighborhood of Treasure Island in the middle of the bay!
    NPC190062
    CM | 4

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  8 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Cost
    $55.00

    Richmond’s recently opened ferry terminal capped more than 10 years of planning for the Water Emergency Transportation Authority and the city of Richmond. Hear from these agencies on implementing the Regional Ferry Plan and Richmond General Plan Update focused on connecting these communities.
    NPC190018
    CM | 3.50

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  8:30 AM - 2:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $75.00

    Emeryville, California, once was dubbed “the rottenest city on the Pacific Coast.” Come witness its amazing transformation into a vibrant hub of art and innovation, home of numerous cutting edge companies such as Pixar, Novartis, and the Joint BioEnergy Institute.
    NPC190014
    CM | 5

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  9 AM - 12 PM PDT
    Cost
    $59.00

    Take a trip to into California's cannabis industry! Learn about land-use and other regulatory issues facing the industry by visiting a grow facility, manufacturing facility, and retail store. This is your opportunity to speak with industry and regulatory experts.
    NPC190017
    CM | 3

  • Ticket Required

    Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  9:30 AM - 12:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $35.00

    This best-of tour briefly hits the latest TOD planning and development near BART Stations in the East Bay, ranging from planned but undeveloped station areas in suburban locations, to transitioning TOD districts and high-intensity urban infill in downtown Oakland. The tour is led by a representative from BART and by a local planner who has completed station area plans for many of BART's East Bay s
    NPC190001
    CM | 2

  • Ticket Required

    Food Included

    Date:  April 15, 2019 Time:  9:30 AM - 1:30 PM PDT
    Cost
    $48.00

    Walk around the booming Mission Bay and Dogpatch districts, San Francisco’s newest communities. Learn about the new developments, partnerships and catalytic projects that transformed mostly industrial land into the city’s most desirable biotech hub and mixed-use communities in two decades.
    NPC190030
    CM | 3.50

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