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November 14,  2016  

APPI Congratulates the City of Calgary, recipient of the 2016 Great Public Space on St. Patrick’s Island.
St. Patrick’s Island is one of Calgary’s oldest parks and has been recently revitalized. It is now a giant backyard playground for residents of all ages from Calgary’s East Village and surrounding communities. For more information on this worthy winner of the CIP Great Places in the category of Great Public Space, click here.

APPI Meet & Greet with the University of Lethbridge Students

Thursday, November 24, 2016 4:30pm to 6:00pm at the Alberta Water and Environmental Science Building, 2nd Floor Lounge, University of Lethbridge
All students with an interest in planning are invited.

An opportunity for students to interact with practicing planners in an informal setting that will include time for conversation and even a few rounds of the popular urban planning game “cards of urbanity”.

Complementary pizza and beverages will be served!

This social event will provide U of L students with an opportunity to discuss various aspects of a career in planning with planners from around region.

This event is free, however pre-registration is required by 4pm, Monday, November 21, 2016. Click here to register.

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Municipal Government Act (MGA) Update

On May 31, 2016 the Government of Alberta (GOA) tabled Bill 21: Modernized Municipal Government Act in the Legislature. In early December, in advance of the draft regulations being posted, APPI will be sharing with its members and outline of the MGA amendments contained in the proclaimed Bill 20 or the tabled Bill 21, that specifically pertain to or have implications to planning and development across Alberta. Click here for complete details.

2017 APPI Volunteer Celebration

APPI will be hosting the Annual Volunteer Celebration and dinner in Calgary on Thursday, April 27, 2017. We encourage active APPI volunteers, newly certified RPP members, and long-term RPP members to save that date on your calendar and you will be receiving a personalized invitation to attend this prestigious event as a guest of APPI Council.

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Local Events

WTPD Walking Tour Town of Beaumont, November 18 click here

Edmonton Events Committee December Social, December 7, 2016

​5:30pm, light appetizers at Joey's, Bell Tower. ​$10.00 per person

Employment Opportunities

Posted: Nov 4 , Town of Cochrane
Posted: Nov 8, Select Engineering Consultants Ltd
Senior Planner
Posted: Nov 10, City of Airdrie
Alberta Professional Planners Institute

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