Planners Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series
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Planners Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series

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Brown Bag Lunch and Learn topic,

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Here’s How It Works:

Host Community:

  • Planner Lunch MeetingSuggest a Monday or Wednesday during the month that your hall (or other location of special interest in your community) would be available for this noon time event.
  • Suggest a topic for the Brown Bag Lunch.
  • Suggest speaker for this topic.
  • E-mail these suggestions to County Planning:
  • Contact either
    sbarb@livgov.com
    robs@livgov.com
    kathleenk@livgov.com

Livingston County Planning:

  • Will contact and schedule speaker based on your recommendations.
  • Will promote the event.
  • Will facilitate the event or share this responsibility with a community representative

Planners Lunch and Learn Series - Past Session Information

Date:Topic:Presenters:Session Materials - Click on link(s) below:

2018

JUN Solar Ordinances Stephen A. Delie:
Fahey, Schultz, Burzych, Rhodes PLC

Kendall O'Conner:
Fahey, Schultz, Burzych, Rhodes PLC

Solar Ordinances Seven Common Questions and Answers

Presentation- 7 Common Questions Regarding Solar Ordinances
MAY Parks and Recreation Initiatives Mark St. Charles:
Green Oak Charter Township Supervisor

Pat Hohl:
Hamburg Township Supervisor

William Bamber:
Oceola Township Supervisor

2017

NOV
US-23 Flex Route
Kari Martin:
Regional Planner
Michigan Dept. of Transportation
US-23 Flex Route
SEPT
SEMCOG 2045 Regional Transportation Plan for Southeast Michigan - Local Input Meeting
Trevor Brydon:
SEMCOG Planner- Plan/Policy Development
SEMCOG 2045 RTP Information

SEMCOG 2045 RTP Interactive Survey
JUNE
Local Expertise in Livingston County
Scott Pacheo:
Hamburg Twp Zoning Administrator
Annette McNamara:
Marion Twp Zoning Administrator
Tim Schmitt:
City of Howell Community Development Director

Marion Twp Event Barn

Marion Twp Agricultural Based Tourism Entertainment Activities

Marion Twp Special Purpose District

Hamburg Accessory Dwelling Units

APRIL
SPARK: Economic Development in Livingston County

Livingston County Ann Arbor SPARK                                   

Anna Zinkel:
Lead Business Development Mgr

Julia Upfal:
Business Development Mgr        

EDC_Spark Presentation

2016

SEPT
Water Resources Plan for SE Michigan

Kelly Karll:
Engineer-Plan Implementation

Devan Rostorfer:
Environmental Planner-Plan Implementation

Agenda-Livingston County Stakeholder Input Session

Livingston County Stakeholder Input Session Presentation
MAY
Livingston County Senior Population Issues

Jim McGuire:
Director of Research, Policy Development and Advocacy-Area Agency on Aging 1-B

Nancy Russo, LMSW:
Executive Director- Livingston County United Way, Member- Livingston Leadership Council on Aging

Fact Sheet Older Adults 2015

Livingston County Data Toolkit - Senior Data

LLCOA Member Packet

Communities for a Lifetime Materials
APRIL
Sign Regulations
Chris Patterson:
Fahey, Schulz, Burzych, Rhodes
2016.04.12 Brown Bag Lunch Series - What Direction is the Supreme Court Pointing with Sign Regulations (handouts)
DEC
Livingston County Master Plan Public Participation Survey

Livingston County Planning Department Staff

Kathleen Kline-Hudson, AICP, PEM:
Director

Rob Stanford, AICP, PEM:
Principal Planner

Scott Barb, AICP, PEM:
Principal Planner

Master Plan Public Participation

Government Leaders Master Plan Survey Results

2015

NOV
The ALICE Report for Livingston County aka: "Asset-Limited, Income-Constrained, Employed"
Livingston County United Way:
Nancy Russo:
LMSW -  Executive Director
Susan Philips:
Community Investments Director
ALICE Report For Livingston County
SEPT
SEMCOG Regional Economic Plan
SEMCOG:                                      
Susan Philips:
CAE – Mgr Plan and Policy Development    
Amy Malmer:
Membership Manager
Natalie Youakim:
Plan and Policy Development
SEMCOG CEDS Presentation

SEMCOG Economic Development website

SEMCOG Corridor Toolkit
MAY
A Panel Addressing Road Millages and Local Mud Bogging Regulations
Michael Sedlak:
Clerk-Green Oak Charter Twp

James Wickman:
Mgr- Hartland Twp

Robert Hanvey:
Supervisor- Marion Twp

Ron Rau:
Supervisor-Putnam Twp
Green Oak Road Millage Newsletter

Marion Township Special Event Ordinance

Marion Township Special Event Permit Application

Putnam Township Outdoor Assembly Ordinance

Putnam Township Outdoor Assembly Permit Application

Green Oak Twp Road Millage Info

Hartland Twp Road Millage Info
APRIL
Broadband in Michigan and Livingston County: Status, Developments and Future
Dan Manning:
Community Technology Advisor-Southern Michigan Connect Michigan
Broadband Service

Livingston County MI Technology Action Plan_FINAL

2014

NOV
Back By Popular Demand: An Update-WALLY and Green Infrastructure Vision for SE Michigan
Michael Benham:
Strategic Transportation Planner- Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority

Amy Mangus:
Deputy Executive Director-SEMCOG
SEMCOG Green Infrastructure

North-South Commuter Rail Status Report Nov 2014
OCT
Natural Advantage: The Power of Parks and Recreation in a Place-Based Economy
Ann Conklin:
COO-Michigan Recreation and Park Association


MAY
Building Community Food Services
Kathryn Colasanti:
Academic Specialist-MSU Center for Regional Food Systems
Erin Perdu, AICP:
Community Development Director, City of Howell, and Owner & Principal, ENP & Associates
FEB
Hydraulic Fracturing, Water Use, and Proposed Rules Changes
Adam Wygant:
Section Chief, State of Michigan- Office of Oil, Gas and Minerals
Livingston County Fracking

2013

DEC
Promoting and Preserving the Huron River Watershed
Huron River Watershed Council:
Laura Rubin
Kris Olsson
Ric Lawson
HRWC Information on Green Infrastructure
SEPT
Understanding the Livingston County Permitting Process
Livingston County Government:
Jim Rowell: Building Dept
Ken Recker: Drain Commission
Kim Hiller: Road Commission
Matt Bolang: Environmental Health
Leslie Coffman: County GIS
Sandon Lettieri: County GIS
Kathleen Kline-Hudson: Planning
FINAL 2013 Permit Guidebook
JUNE
Green Infrastructure
Amy Mangus:
Deputy Executive Director- SEMCOG
Bill Parkus:
Great Lakes Restoration Planner-
SEMCOG
Summary of Green Infrastructure Visioning Session.docx
APRIL
Agribusiness and MSU Farm Energy Audits
Steve Pugsley, AICP, PCP:
President-Midwest Renewable Energy, LLC
Michigan State Farm Energy Audit Program

2012

DEC
Placemaking and Quality Communities For an Aging Population
Richard Carlisle, AICP, PCP:
President - Carlisle Wortman Associates, Inc
MiPlace: Communities to Invest In, Communities to Grow In
OCT
Choices: The Case for WALLY Commuter Rail
Michael Benham:
Strategic Planner-Ann Arbor Transportation Authority

Choices The Case for WALLY Commuter Rail

MAY
Placemaking with Greenways, Bicycle Facilities & Non-motorized Facilities
Norman D. Cox:
President-The Greenway Collaborative, Inc
Brian Pawlik:
Planner-Bicycle and Pedestrian Travel & GIS, SEMCOG

Placemaking with Greenways

Walkable/Bikeable Community Audits

FEB
Medical Marijuana
James Ribbron:
St. Clair County MSU Extension
David Haywood:
Zoning Development Director-City of Mason
Medical Marijuana Puzzle Unfolds

Medical Marijuana

2011

SEPT
Low Impact Development
Mark St. Charles:
Supervisor-Green Oak Charter Twp
Green Oak Twp - Local Environmental Information

SEMCOG Low Impact Development Manual

LID Presentation Livingston County Meeting
MAY
Complete Streets
William K. Fahey:
Municipal Attorney-Fahey, Schultz, Burzych, Rhodes PLC
Fahey - Complete Streets
FEB

"Advantage Livingston" - Strategic Economic Plan for the County

Glenn Pape:
Regional Land Policy Educator-MSU Extension SE Region
Pat Convery
:
President-Howell Chamber of Commerce

Advantage Livingston Website

Advantage Livingston