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2014 PNW-ISA Conference…Something for Everyone! »

Submitted August 3rd, 2014

Come one, come all to the 2014 PNW-ISA Annual Training Conference!

Held September 29 through October 1 in Vancouver, Washington, this year’s event truly does have something for everyone, no matter what your tree-related work.
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Recap of the PAW 2014 Conference »

Submitted July 1st, 2014

The Planning Association of Washington held its 2014 conference at the Lynnwood Convention Center on April 9-11.  In keeping with the conference theme (“The Rising Tide: Preparing for Economic Resurgence”) the event provided a series of provocative sessions, an inspring keynote speech by Milenko Matanovic, engaging mobile workshops, the venerable Short Course on Local Planning, and plenty of opportunities for networking with colleagues.  The entire lineup of activities that was conducted at the convention center is listed in the Conference Program.  Thanks to everyone–including sponsors, conference planning team members, speakers, attendees, and convention center staff–for making this a highly successful conference.

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PAW Land Use Boot Camps »

Submitted August 2nd, 2013

Designed for planning professionals, attorneys, elected and appointed local government officials, citizen activists and anyone else seeking a comprehensive understanding of the legal fundamentals involved in local land use permitting and planning.  Cost: $65 for PAW members, $85 for non-members.

Wenatchee:  Coming in 2014–Watch for updates at this website

> Click here for more information and to register

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