A Short Course on Local Planning

Published on May 04, 2023

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KIRKLAND, Wash. – The City of Kirkland Planning and Building Department is hosting the Department of Commerce for A Short Course on Local Planning.

The Short Couse training includes an overview of the complex mix of land use planning laws that work together to support land-use decision-making in Washington state. It will include an introduction to comprehensive planning and plan implementation under the Growth Management Act, and a review of the roles in planning and best practices for public participation. There will also be a segment on the Kirkland 2044 Comprehensive Plan Update and the Open Public Meetings Act (OPMA) for local government officials.

The Short Course is offered free of charge, and is open to the public. It will be held in person and also via Zoom.

Register to Attend

Agenda(PDF, 385KB)

The Short Course will be held in the evening on Tuesday, May 23, 2023, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Kirkland City Hall
Council Chamber
123 5th Avenue
Kirkland, WA 98033

Via Zoom:
A link will be sent to your email once you register (be sure to check your junk email folder).

A question and answer session will be held after.