Planning Michigan Annual Conference 2017
Mission Point, Mackinac Island
September 27-29, 2017
Click here for conference agenda and registration form.
Full Conference Early Registration Member Rate: $375
Lodging Information, Mackinac Island
Inn on Mackinac
Haan's 1830 Inn B&B
Lilac Tree Hotel
We have negotiated a special rate with Shepler's Ferry of $19 round trip per adult. Promo codes will be available to conference attendees after they have registered for the conference.
PARKING at Shepler's
On-site Self Park: $20.00 per night
Off-site Drop Off: $15.00 per night
Off-site Self Park: FREE for up to 5 nights, $5.00 per night for each additional night (Available at ticket office only.)
Fenced Drop Off Parking: $15.00 per night
Open Lot Drop Off Parking: $10.00 one-time fee for up to 5 nights, $5.00 per night for each additional night
Indoor Drop Off Parking: $30.00 per night (Available for purchase at ticket office only.)
Open Lot Self Park: FREE for up to 5 nights, $5.00 per night for each additional night (Available at ticket office only.)
More information about the parking options can be found on this link.
Jaimie Ross, President & CEO, Florida Housing Coalition
Prior to joining the Florida Housing Coalition as CEO, Ms. Ross served as the Affordable Housing Director at 1000 Friends of Florida, a statewide nonprofit smart growth organization. Prior to her tenure at 1000 Friends of Florida, Ross was a land use and real property lawyer representing for profit and nonprofit developers and financial institutions with a law firm in Orlando. She is a nationally recognized expert in avoiding and overcoming the NIMBY syndrome.
William T. Frazier, FAICP, Frazier Associates
Bill’s area of specialty is in urban planning with an emphasis on design guidelines and corridor studies throughout the southeastern United States. Bill is also an architectural historian, and has spent more than 30 years integrating his community revitalization expertise with his background in historic preservation. After graduating from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Bill went on to get a Masters of Planning and a Masters of Architectural History.
Julia Freedgood, American Farmland Trust
Julia Freedgood is AFT's Assistant Vice President of Programs and oversees federal, state and local program and policy efforts to support farmland protection and agricultural viability. This includes oversight of field operations in several AFT regions, the Farmland Information Center, Planning for Agriculture programming, and research, technical assistance and education to support local and regional food systems, farmland succession, access to land and support for family farmers.
This page last updated on 8/21/2017.