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Idaho Smart Growth: Comprehensive Planning, Wednesday, April 5

March 31, 2017

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Idaho Smart Growth/University of Idaho Citizen Planning Academy

How Comprehensive Planning Can Help Communities Achieve Their Goals



Presented by:

Patricia Nilsson, Development Services Director, Canyon County

Patricia will present an overview of comprehensive planning, its value to communities, and how citizens can become more engaged in helping develop comprehensive plans and support implementation of these plans once adopted. She has 30 years of experience in community planning including as Boise’s planner who led Blueprint Boise and the county comprehensive plan for Chester County, Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, April 5

  • 6:00 – 7:00pm
  • 7:00 – 7:30pm – open discussion led by Patricia Nilsson

University of Idaho College of Law

Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center
Room 136, 1st Floor
514 W. Jefferson Street
Boise, ID

Please use the east entrance; parking is available on the east side of the building in the spots marked “visitor.”

The Citizens Planning Academy is a collaboration of Idaho Smart Growth and the University of Idaho’s College of Law in Boise and Bioregional Planning Program. Monthly sessions are designed to help citizens become effective advocates on a wide range of planning topics. All sessions are free and open to everyone.


Please RSVP to Deanna Smith



See the full 2017 series on the Idaho Smart Growth website.