The EPA’s Office of Sustainable Communities will be hosting a webinar on July 19 to discuss tools and strategies that can help rural communities spur economic growth while maintaining rural character. Presenters Ben Herman (FAICP and Principal of Clarion Associates, a national land use firm) and Dean Severson (AICP and Principal Agricultural and Rural Planning Analyst for the Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Planning Commission) will highlight zoning strategies from EPA’s recent publication, “Essential Smart Growth Fixes for Rural Planning, Zoning and Development Codes,” and provide tips for implementation.
The webinar will be held on July 19 from 2:00 pm- 3:00 pm. To participate, you must use the following link (https://epa.connectsolutions.com/epasmartgrowth) and phone in (conference number: 866.299-3188. participant code: 2025662950). No pre-registration is required.