September/October 2017 Volume XXX, Issue 5


In This Issue...

President's Message >>

2017 Session Recap and 2018 Preview >>

Planner Spolight: Paul Knowles >>

UW Announces 2017 Scholarship Recipient Rose Atkinson >>

Rethinking "Home" Through the Lens of "Homelessness"...>>


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President's Message  

Chapter President-Elect Rick Sepler talks about public participation and the Road Map project. 

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2017 Session Recap and 2018 Preview 

Legislative topics of interest included buildable lands and school siting, while APA continues to develop its Planners' Advocacy Network. 

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Planner Spotlight: Paul Knowles

Paul credits his father with leading him to the planning profession, which has led him to Spokane County. 

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UW Announces 2017 Scholarship Recipient Rose Atkinson 

From the East Coast, she taught classes in the Mississippi Delta area before coming to Washington. 

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Rethinking "Home" Through the Lens of "Homelessness" and Why This Is Relevant to Urban Planning and Public Policy 

A recent UW graduate presents her scholarship-winning research on homelessness and the perception of "home."   

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