2018 National Planning Conference

Planning Home: Local Innovation

Monday, September 24, 2018 from 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. EDT

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Location: Montpelier Room

A key component of APA’s Planning Home action agenda is promoting innovations in local planning, codes, and policies. Cities are responding to housing challenges in new and important ways and this session will explore the landscape of local innovation.

The range of topics covered will include accessory dwelling units, parking standards, multifamily housing by-right development, tax abatements, novel subsidy programs, and new public engagement strategies. Attend to hear what communities are doing to make local plans and codes part of the housing solution.

Session Speakers

Rodney Harrell
AARP Public Policy Institute
Washington, DC

Jenny Schuetz
Brookings Institution Metropolitan Policy Program
Washington, DC

Jason A. Segedy
Akron Planning & Urb Dev Dept.
Akron, OH