FALL 2022! Fall events
2022 Northern New England
October 17 - October 19, 2022
Sunday River Resort, Newry Maine
Join Us At Our Annual Fall Conference
Hard to believe September is almost upon us. Come to Bethel Maine and enjoy the beautiful foliage, ride the Chondola and play some golf. Come 2 days before the conference (with the conference room rates) or stay 2 days after to unwind and relax.
View Conference Agenda
Keynote speakers, diversified workshops, as well as mobile workshops. Plenty of time to network and visit with colleagues you only see once a year. Be sure to support all our vendors and sponsors that will be attending.
NOTE: If possible, we recommend payments by check due to the additional credit/debit card transaction fees paid by registrants and the Chapter (instructions on registration page). Payments are expected prior to the conference so please plan accordingly.
Sunday River has many different types of rooms. Most include a full kitchenette and living room. Some also have very comfortable murphy beds so be sure to view the different types before making your selection!
There is lot's to do in and around Bethel Maine.
Thank You to Our Conference Sponsors:
ADG - Arnett Development Group
Bureau of Resource Information & Land Use Planning
Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission
Levine Planning Strategies
New Hampshire Children's Health Foundation
Resilience Planning and Design
MAP PFAS and Agricultural Lands Online Workshop Recording
With the alarming news about PFAS contamination on Maine farms, the Maine Association of Planners Legislative Policy Committee (MAP LPC) scrambled to put together an informational workshop that also offered some hope against this latest blow to preserving agricultural lands for food production. The workshop was well attended and can be viewed here.
How to join...... MAP Listserv
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