Annual Conference 2010

View presentations from the PA Chapter of APA 2010 Annual Conference below. Please note that materials will be added as they become available. Most conference proceeding materials should be available by November 30, 2010.


  • Electronic list of participants
  • Preliminary program
  • Final program

Sunday, October 3, 2010

12:30pm – 5:20pm PMPEI Planning Officials Training

1:45pm – 3:15pm Concurrent Workshops – Series A

  • Real World Tools for Integrating Water Resources Planning into Action
  • An Integrated Approach to Borough Revitalization – Presentation 1
  • Communicating to Cultivate Community – Presentation 1

2:00pm – 5:00pm Mobile Workshops

  • M. Sustaining a Rural Legacy
  • M. Urban Heritage Enhancing New Development
  • M. River Towns Heritage Development Strategy

3:30pm – 5:00pm Concurrent Workshops – Series B

  • Reinventing Streets in Support of Livable Communities – Presentation 1
  • Reinvestment in PA Cities
  • Serving Several Masters: Sticky Points in the AICP Code of Ethics

Monday, October 4, 2010

9:00am – 10:00am Opening Keynote
The Hon. Pat McCrory, Former Seven-Term Mayor of Charlotte, NC
A Process for a Vision Based Future, Mayberry to Metropolis

10:30am – 11:45am Concurrent Workshops – Series C

12:00pm – 1:45pm Pitkin Lecture
The Next Slum and the Next Planning Frontier
Christopher B. Leinberger

2:00pm – 5:00pm Mobile Workshops

  • M. Balancing Growth and Preservation
  • M. Place-Based Tourism in Lancaster County – Presentation 1

2:00pm – 3:15pm Concurrent Workshops – Series D

3:30pm – 5:00pm Concurrent Workshops – Series E

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

9:00am – 10:00am Plenary Session

10:30am – 11:45am Concurrent Workshops – Series F

12:00pm – 1:30pm Annual Meeting and Awards Program

2:15pm – 3:30pm Concurrent Workshops – Series G

  • Planning Within an Amish Community – Presentation 1 | Handout
  • Harvesting Housing Choices – Presentation 1 | Resources
  • Brown to Town
  • Going Green in the Laurel Highlands
  • Public Art Enhancing Development and Improving Livibility in Communities
  • How to Become an AICP – Presentation 1
  • Mobility and Community Form

2:15pm – 5:15pm Mobile Workshops

  • M. Creating a Future for our Past
  • M. Markets in the City

4:00pm – 5:30pm Concurrent Workshops – Series H

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

APA Workshop – Planning the Urban Forest – Morning video (5:54) | Luncheon video (15:00)
Planning the Urban Forest PPT – David Rouse, AICP, ASLA, PP, LEED AP – Presentation 1

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