DATE: 5/5/2010 (Dead Day)
TIME: 4:00-6:00 pm
PLACE: Silver Peak (Original), 124 Wonder Street  Reno, NV

 Agenda Items to Include:

 –       Approval of Last Meetings Minutes

–       Approval of Agenda

–       Introduction of 2010-2011 Planning Club Board Members

–       Public Comment

Next Meeting: April 21

April 3, 2010

PLANNING CLUB MEETING

DATE: 4/21/2010
TIME: 9:00-10:00 am
PLACE: Bibo Coffee Co.
945 Record St., Reno, NV

Agenda Items to Include:

  • Approval of last meeting’s minutes
  • Approval of agenda
  • Planning Club Literature Committee (Matt, Kerry, Tony) Update – Club Letterhead and Envelopes
  • Northern Nevada APA Aces Game Event– Luke
  • APA Conference Update (New Orleans) – Herbert/Scott
  • 2009-2010 Planning Club projects (2) update – Christine
  • Public Comment
  • Set tentative date for next meeting (Wednesday, May 12 @ 9:00/Aces Game)

DATE: 3/25/2010
TIME: 9:00-10:00 am
PLACE: Bibo Coffee Co.
945 Record St., Reno, NV

Agenda Items to Include:

– Introductions
– Approval of last meetings Minutes
– Approval of Agenda
– Planning Club Literature Committee (Matt, Kerry, Tony) Update – Club Letterhead and Envelopes
– GSA Additional Funds – Herbert
– 2009-2010 Planning Club projects (2) update
– Set tentative date for next meeting (Wednesday April 21 @ 9:00)

Planning Club Meeting

DATE: 2/24/2010
TIME: 5:30-8:15 pm
PLACE: Mackay Science, Room 227

Agenda
Items to Include:

5:30-7:00
– Wells Avenue Conservation District Project – Mella Harmon/Barrie Schuster (Architecture Training)

7:15-8:15
– Wells Avenue Parking Survey Recognition – Tom Stewart and Dagny Stapleton
– Approval of last meetings Minutes
– Approval of Agenda
– APA Funding Update – Luke
– Planning Club/Department Literature Committee (Matt, Kerry, Tony) Update
– 2010 APA Conference (New Orleans) – Scott Phillips
– Set tentative date for next meeting (March 25, 2010 (AM))

PLANNING CLUB MEETING

Meeting Details:

DATE: 1/20/2010
TIME: 9:00-10:00
PLACE: Peg’s Glorified Ham & Eggs
420 S. Sierra Street Reno, NV

Agenda Items to Include :
– Approval of last meetings Minutes
– Approval of Agenda
– “Get Well” card for Mark Demuth
– APA Funding Update – Luke
– Planning Club/Department Literature Committee (Matt, Kerry, Tony) Update
– 2009-2010 Planning Club Projects – Barrie Schuster and Jenny Brekhus
– Set tentative date for next meeting (February 24, 2010)

Meeting Details:
DATE: 12/9/09
TIME: 10:00-11:00
PLACE: Bibo Coffee Co.
680 Mt. Rose Street Reno, NV

Agenda Items to Include :
– Approval of last meetings Minutes
– Approval of Agenda
– “Thank you” card for Fehr & Peers
– APA Membership Reimbursement procedure – Christine
– APA Funding Update – Luke
– Planning Club/Department Literature Committee (Matt, Dagny, Kerry, Tony)
– 2009-2010 Planning Club project vote
– Public Comment
– Set tentative date for next meeting (January 25, 2010)

PLANNING CLUB MEETING

DATE: 11/19/09
TIME: 6:00-6:50 PM
PLACE: UNR – Mackay Science, Room 227*

Agenda  Items to Include :

Approval of last meetings Minutes

Approval of Agenda

GSA update (debit card/reimbursement)– Herbert

2008-2009 Planning Club project status (final report) – Christine/Rob

2009-2010 Planning Club project vote

Public Comment

Set tentative date for next meeting (January 2010)

Jeff Hardcastle – State of Nevada Demographer

*No food will be served this meeting due to room restrictions

MEETING DATE: 10/29/09
TIME: 6:30-7:30 PM
PLACE: Pub-n-Sub,
1000 Ralston St., Reno

Agenda Items to Include:

Approval of last meeting’s Minutes

Approval of Agenda

APA membership reimbursement – Christine

GSA update – Herbert/Luke

2009 Nevada APA Conference feedback

2008 Planning Club project status – Christine

Public Comment

Set tentative date for next meeting

Possible 2009 Planning Club projects – presentations by Dakota Casserly and Andy Durling

Next Meeting: October 29

October 1, 2009

Thursday, October 29, 2009, 6:30pm at the Pub-n-Sub on Ralston.

Colloquium Schedule

March 9, 2009

For information, contact Paul Starrs: <starrs@unr.edu> ; All talks in Room 321, Mackay Science Hall, 4-5 PM; All dates unless noted are Wednesday

Download a PDF of the schedule:  Colloquium Schedule 2009 (PDF)


11 Mar (Wed) Prof. Katrin Anacker (Metropolitan Institute, Virginia Tech): Still Paying the Race Tax? Analyzing Property Values in Homogenous and Mixed-Race Suburbs

18 Mar SPRING BREAK — no meeting

25 Mar ASSOCIATION of AMERICAN GEOGRAPHERS, Las Vegas

01 Apr (Wed) Prof. Robert L. Bertini (Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Urban Studies, Portland State University): How Transportation Technology Can Limit the Impact of Future Climate Change

06 Apr (Mon) Prof. Richard Longstreth (Director, Graduate Program in Historic Preservation, American Studies Department, George Washington University): Custard’s Last Stand: The Lure and Importance of the Recent Past [In Room 215, Mackay Science Hall]

15 Apr (Wed) Prof. Kelli Larson (Assistant Professor, Schools of Geographical Sciences and Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe): theme: social & ecological dynamics of residential landscapes

22 Apr (Wed) Prof. Allan Shearer (Donald Harrington Fellow, UT Austin, and Landscape Architecture Department, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers): Analytic Speculation

29 Apr (Wed) Prof. Peter Gordon (School of Policy, Planning, and Development, University of Southern California): Sustainability: First Do No Harm


Programming thanks to the University of Nevada Academy for the Environment, the Mackay School of Earth Sciences & Engineering, the Mountain & Desert Research Committee, and the Marie Crowley Foundation