Thursday, October 20, 2011

Please join us at the Southern Section AzPA October Brownbag on Thursday October 20th at 11:30am in the ParkWise Conference Room at the Pennington Street Garage.

Title: "Open Space Planning for the Town of Sahuarita: From Visions to Implementation"

Speakers:  Laura Huntoon, PhD, AICP, University of Arizona Planning Program & Sarah More, FAICP, Planning & Building Director, Town of Sahuarita

Abstract: For Sahuarita, open spaces contribute to social and environmental sustainability, conservation and preservation of the Santa Cruz River.  Keeping natural resources and natural open spaces is a top priority, along with promoting the region's system of trails and developing connectivity to the Santa Cruz River and Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail.  What is Sahuarita's approach and how did UA students help develop this element of the town's plan?

Cost to attend: $5 for professionals, FREE for students

1 AICP Credit Pending - Application in Process

Lunch: $5 (regardless status; thus $10 total for professionals attending with lunch, $5 for students)

Downtown's own EMPIRE Pizza will supply lunch, please select from the following:

Pepperoni

Margherita (Vegetarian)

Please RSVP to southernsectionboard@gmail.com by October 19, 2011.

Please indicate 1) whether or not you will be ordering lunch 2) if you are a student.