Wednesday March 29, 2017
Forest Park Visitor's Center
5595 Grand Drive
St. Louis, MO 63112
Sessions from 1 pm to 6 pm
Reception from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Sessions at the Forest Park Visitor's Center
The Keynote & Awards Reception at the Missouri History Museum
$75 for the whole day, $50 for the reception only
“Regional Chamber’s Strategic Plan”
Jim Alexander, St. Louis Regional Chamber
“Navigating Change in a Suburban Community”
Greg Prestemon, St. Charles County EDC Business & Community Partners
“Southwestern Illinois – America’s Center of Transportation”
Ronda Sauget, Leadership Council Southwestern Illinois
“Q&A with Municipal Economic Developers”
Julie Powers, City of St. Peters
Libby Tucker, City of Chesterfield
David Leezer, St. Charles City
Andrea Riganti, City of University City
Julian Jacquin, City of Wildwood
Gary Carter, City of Clayton
“Transportation-Related Economic Development”
John Langa, Bi-State Development Agency
“Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy”
Bob Lewis, Development Strategies
Beth Quindry, Shockey Consulting
Break for Reception
Keynote from Wendy Timm, Enhanced Value Strategies, Inc.
Keynote Speaker: Wendy Timm of Colliers International & Enhanced Value Strategies
Wendy Timm (bio) will talk about issues the St. Louis region needs to address in order to compete with places that are prospering. Her address will include the need for planning and economic development leadership, authentic regional branding, the zero growth and zero sum game, and moving away from fragmentation and parochialism. She will also speak to the region’s core strengths and the talent and energy the region possesses. Wendy will provide insights from her career in real estate development and serving on various planning and economic development boards while speaking to the economic development planning efforts being undertaken throughout the region.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Please join us on December 21st at Hollywood Casino for our annual holiday luncheon.
777 Casino Center Drive
Maryland Heights, MO 63043
"What Planners Need to Know about the Building Code"
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
11:30 AM Registration and Networking
12:00 PM Presentation
A panel of building code officials will discuss building code issues pertaining to planning and zoning, and they will take questions from the audience.
The panel includes Steve Unser (Creve Coeur), Bart Alspaugh (Clayton), Jeff Center (Ellisville), and Dan Waldemer (St. Louis County).
If you have questions you’d like to submit or items you’d like the panel to discuss, please send your suggestions to email@example.com.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
11:30 AM Registration, Networking and Lunch Buffet
12:00 PM Presentation
Description: The practice of short-term/vacation rental of residential property has recently exploded in popularity and appears to be here to stay. This program will discuss the challenges associated with defining and regulating the various types of short-term/vacation rentals, including: a review of St. Louis County and Maplewood municipal regulations of short-term rentals, efforts by the Missouri legislature to limit municipal regulations, and tips for drafting legislation that will comply with proposed state law. Cindy Parnell and Anthony Traxler will focus on:
Anthony J. Traxler-City of Maplewood
Cynthia L. Parnell-Restovich & Associates, LLC