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    Super Moderator luckless pedestrian's avatar
    Aug 2005
    in a meeting

    The never ending regional planner thread

    Hey - this thread is to talk about the fun times of being a regional planner

    I run a regional planning commission in Maine - in a state of local control, it's a dicey situation but most of my work is for specific towns but I try to do things that can translate to other communities

    The hard part is it's a non-profit, member organization so I am like a planning firm so I have to stay billable - new challenge after being in local government since 1992!

    The good news is I get to do what I like doing, planning projects, without being too entrenched in any one community

    If you are a regional planner, check in and talk about what you do, pose questions to the group or sound off!

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    Cyburbian The One's avatar
    Mar 2004
    Vegas BABY!!
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    Regional planning is some far away dream west of Schenectady and east of Petaluma (with Minneapolis being an island).
    “The way of acquiescence leads to moral and spiritual suicide. The way of violence leads to bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers. But, the way of non-violence leads to redemption and the creation of the beloved community.”
    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
    - See more at: http://www.thekingcenter.org/king-ph....r7W02j3S.dpuf

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