Planning Commissioner Training


The Louisiana Chapter of the American Planning Association and St. Bernard Parish Planning Commission are co-hosting a Planning Commissioner Workshop on Saturday, August 1, 2015, in Chalmette, LA.  This workshop is to help new planning commissioners and board of adjustment members meet the requirements of Act 859 (RS 33:103.1). 
The workshop is offered free of charge but seating is limited so advance registration is requested so that we can plan for the number of chairs, refreshments, etc.  Please fill out the application form and mail it to the address below or you can e-mail your response to

St. Bernard Parish Government
Administration Department
ATTENTION: Deborah Jan Fagan
8201 W. Judge Perez Drive
Chalmette, Louisiana, 70043
Please respond by Thursday, July 30, 2015

Although the law applies only to newly appointed Commissioners, this workshop is open to all Commissioners and Zoning Board members, as well as elected officials.  Even experienced Commissioners, elected officials, and staff will benefit from attending the session.

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