The final audio/visual conferences by American Planning Association (APA) are as follows. All conferences are 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. at the Bi-State Regional Commission office, 1504 Third Avenue, Rock Island, IL. Register by calling Patty Pearson at (309) 793-6302 ext 138 or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please arrive by 2:45 p.m.

June 5, 2013 — Pedestrian and Bicycle Planning
Bicycling has evolved from a recreational activity to an important mode of commuting. Communities are developing increasingly sophisticated plans that incorporate pedestrians and cyclists into transportation planning and comprehensive planning. The challenge remains how to accommodate transportation choice and modes, as well as allow a mix of modes for users. Learn about the latest plans and successful programs that are making streets work for all users.

June 26, 2013 — 2013 Planning Law Review
In late June, the U.S. Supreme Court adjourns for the year. It is time to take stock of the court’s rulings in this annual legal roundup. Hear about federal district court rulings and significant state court decisions. Whether it is First Amendment issues, housing challenges, environmental actions, or important amicus filings, the panel of legal experts will being you up to date on critical planning law.