Presented by the Levin College Forum and cosponsored by the American Planning Association, Cleveland Section and the Cleveland State University Levin College of Urban Affairs
Friday, March 26, 2010
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon.
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Glickman-Miller Hall, Roberta Steinbacher Atrium
3.25 Law CM and CLE Credits requested for this forum.
In light of trends toward more regionalism and “smart growth” considerations, this seminar will focus on:
Who should attend: elected officials, law directors and land use attorneys, professional and citizen planners, and developers.
Alan Weinstein, Professor, Cleveland State University’s Colleges of Law and Urban Affairs and Director of the Colleges’ Law & Public Policy Program.
David B. Hartt, President, D.B. Hartt, Inc, Planning and Development Consultant
R. Todd Hunt, Attorney with Walter & Haverfield, LLP; law director for the City of Richmond Heights, and assistant solicitor for the City of Hudson
Vince Papsidero, Planning Administrator for the City of Columbus, former planning consultant with ACP-Visioning & Planning, Ltd.
Bruce Rinker, Attorney with Mansour, Gavin, Gerlack & Manos Co., L.P.A. and Mayor of Mayfield Village
8:30 – 8:40 Welcome - Alan Weinstein
8:40 – 9:10 Introduction: Setting the Legal and Planning Framework
9:10 – 9:55 Legal Influences on the Comprehensive Plan
9:55- 10:40 Shifting Market Trends and Influence on Zoning Defensibility
10:40 – 10:50 Break
10:50 – 11:35 The Implications of “Over Zealous” Public Resistance on Private Development
11:35 – 12:00 Questions and Answers
Forum programs are free and open to the public, but please register.