Emerging Issues in Planning & Zoning - LIVE Webinar Series

When:  Sep 17, 2020 from 17:30 to 18:30 (ET)
We are taking the summer’s hottest evening workshop series virtual! If you’ve attended MTA’s face-to-face series, you already know this program identifies hot topics and emerging issues in planning and zoning, and is a must for planning commissioners, township board members and zoning administrators.

Get tips for how your planning commission and zoning board of appeals can navigate the new virtual environment we’ve all been thrust into during the pandemic. Dig into mining operations and short-term rentals and gain insights into how townships can mitigate the legal issues while addressing the concerns of its residents. Review the fundamentals of planning and zoning for both wind and solar energy and learn more about utility-scale, non-residential solar arrays. This entire series combines a how-to guide with real-life practical experiences 

Not only has it gone virtual, our ever-popular Hot Topics workshop has been divided into four separate hour-long LIVE webinars, so you can get your questions answered by our expert speakers. Dates are:

Aug. 17: Taking Your PC & ZBA Meetings Virtual
Aug. 26: Mining Operations & Short-Term Rentals
Sept. 10: Intro. to P&Z for Wind and Solar Energy
Sept. 17: P&Z for Utility-Scale Solar Energy

If you can’t attend live, don’t worry! Recordings of each segment will available as on-demand webcasts in our Online Learning Center following the conclusion of the series.

MTA members: $94 per person
Non-members: $136 per person

Is your township subscribed to MTA Online at the Plus or Premium level? Then this series is FREE to you! Watch your email for instructions on how to get signed up.

Continue the learning with our discounted book package!
MTA has packaged two of our most popular publications, revised in 2019, and is making them available to you at discounted rates. Get both of these helpful tools for just $72 when registering for our Emerging Issues in Planning & Zoning  webinar. The Township Guide to Planning & Zoning provides a detailed look at the planning process and outlines elements of a successful planning program. Planning & Zoning Decision-making aims to help planning and zoning officials reach defensible, effective decisions and build a strong community based on sound planning principles and procedures.