Local Government Training

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May 15th, 2019


10:30am - 4:30pm


Mia Ljung



Training for Planning Commissions, Governing Body and Zoning Boards, Board of Adjustment/Appeals 

for local government members in Outagamie and Winnebago Counties


Draft Agenda

For members of the Plan Commission and Governing Body

10:30 AM – Roles and responsibilities of the governing body and plan commission

  • Comprehensive planning, plan implementation, and plan consistency
  • Review of subdivision plats and certified survey maps
  • Referrals and advisory recommendations

Noon – Lunch

For members of the Plan Commission, Governing Body and Zoning Board

1:00 PM – Procedural standards

  • Open meetings, public hearings, and site visits
  • Making and recording decisions
  • Impartial decision-makers and recusal

1:45 PM – Zoning

  • Developing and amending the zoning ordinance
  • Conditional uses/special exceptions
  • Planning and zoning for shorelands and wetlands

For Zoning Board of Adjustment/Appeals members

3:00 PM – Zoning board roles and responsibilities

  • Variances
  • Administrative appeals

4:30 PM Adjourn

This collaborative program is made possible by the Center for Land Use Education, the Town of Greenville, and Extension for Outagamie-Winnebago Counties. Registration information will be available soon, but you can connect with Mia to be put on the participant list early.

Event Location

Town of Greenville, W6860 Parkview Dr, Greenville

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