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A listing of Planning, Environment, and Realty program meetings, events, and NHI training opportunities.


Date Topic Event Details
11 - 13 Livability New Partners for Smart Growth Conference

The nation’s largest smart growth and sustainability event, the theme for the 2016 conference is “Practical Tools and Innovative Strategies for Creating Great Communities,” underscoring a stronger emphasis on implementation tools and strategies, and new technologies that will help communities NOW! The program will span three full days with optional pre-conference events scheduled for Wednesday, February 10, and post-conference events scheduled for Sunday, February 14.

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17 Freight Planning Talking Freight: National Freight Strategic Plan and FAST Act Freight Provisions

The U.S. Department of Transportation invites you to join DOT officials in an interactive discussion on the future of freight movement in America, including freight provisions in the FAST Act and the draft National Freight Strategic Plan.

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14 - 16 Livability 2016 Annual Conference of the Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities

Each spring, the Funders' Network hosts an annual conference for its members and other funders interested in leveraging land use policy and practice to achieve positive results for the environment, community, and people.

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5 - 7 Livability 5th Safe Routes to School National Conference

The conference brings together program representatives, state departments of transportation, planners, elected officials, and community members to provide an opportunity for individuals, agencies, and organizations involved with Safe Routes to School to network, engage in educational opportunities, become inspired, and form partnerships to enhance their Safe Routes to School work.

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1 - 5 Real Estate AASHTO ROW/Utilities Conference/NAHBA Conference

These two conferences are co-located at the same site to facilitate maximum stakeholders’ participation.

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12 - 15 Real Estate International Right of Way Association: 2016 Annual International Education Conference

More details will be provided as they are available.

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Updated: 12/21/2015
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