Learning How PALS Program Can Help County Governments at #MACoCon

A panel discussed how the University of Maryland’s new Partnership for Action Learning in Sustainability (PALS) program can assist local governments in tackling complex policy issues broadly related to economic, social, or environmental sustainability at the 2015 MACo Summer Conference on August 12. Under the program, a county simply articulates its needs and University faculty and students from … Continue reading Learning How PALS Program Can Help County Governments at #MACoCon

Partnership Leverages UMD Faculty & Students To Help Solve Local Government Policy Challenges; Currently Seeks County RFPs

The Partnership for Action Learning in Sustainability (PALS) is an organization that offers local governments the assistance and technical expertise of University of Maryland faculty and students to address local sustainability issues related to business and economic development, land use, the environment, or social needs.  Counties and municipalities may submit a request for proposal (RFP) to PALS and … Continue reading Partnership Leverages UMD Faculty & Students To Help Solve Local Government Policy Challenges; Currently Seeks County RFPs

PALS Program Ready to Help Counties on Land Use, Transportation, & Economic Development Issues

The Partnership for Action Learning in Sustainability (PALS) program has assisted with several counties and municipalities to solve a variety of land use, transportation, environmental, and economic development challenges. Most recently, PALS concluded a successful partnership with Anne Arundel County and the City of Annapolis and for the 2017/2018 academic year will be partnering with Prince George’s County, … Continue reading PALS Program Ready to Help Counties on Land Use, Transportation, & Economic Development Issues