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The Transect Codes Council presents

Smarter Codes, Smarter Growth:
How to Achieve your Smart Growth Goals through Zoning Code Reform

A pre-conference workshop at New Partners for Smart Growth
Charlotte, North Carolina – Feb. 2, 2011

Fee is $89 per person.
CNU members receive a 10% discount. 8.0 AICP credits available.


duanyFourteen of the nation’s leading Smart Growth practitioners, led by renowned urbanist Andres Duany, provide an information-packed, day-long workshop at the Westin Charlotte Hotel. This workshop will provide everything you ever wanted to know about Smart Growth Codes, the most effective tools cities have for creating healthy, walkable communities. For the very low price of $89, you will receive a boxed lunch, AICP credits, and the fun of being in a room full of folks who are like you, searching for the most timely and cost-effective ways to get from sprawl-inducing conventional zoning to comprehensive coding for character, community and public health.

Laura Hall
9:00 – 9:10 AM

Nathan Norris
Creating Political Will for Smart Growth Codes
9:10 – 9:30 AM

Ann Daigle
Regional Plans and Codes
9:30 – 10:00 AM

Laura Hall
Smart Growth Codes:
Implementation Strategies
10:00 – 10:30 AM

Coffee break
10:30 – 10:45 AM

Andres Duany
The Transect, Model Code, & Agrarian Urbanism
10:45 – Noon

Boxed lunch
Noon – 12:45 PM

Susan Henderson
Smart Growth Codes:
Calibration and Design
12:45 – 1:15 PM

Sandy Sorlien
Smart Growth Codes: Plug-in Modules
1:15 – 1:45 PM

Steve Mouzon
Incorporating Sustainability into your Codes
1:45 – 2:15 PM

Paul Crabtree
Stormwater Management in Codes
2:15 – 2:45 PM

Rick Hall
Transportation: Top 10 Code Issues
2:45 - 3:15 PM

Coffee break
3:15 – 3:30 PM

Hazel Borys
The Economics of Smart Growth Codes
3:30 – 4:00 PM

Jennifer Hurley
Code Administration
4:00 – 4:30 PM

Victor Dover
RFP Template for Smart Growth Codes
4:30 – 5:00 PM

Galina Tachieva
Sprawl Repair
5:00 – 5:30 PM

Marina Khoury
Case study: Miami 21
5:30 – 6:00 PM

This workshop is presented in conjunction with the New Partners for Smart Growth Conference, which will be held February 3 – 5 at the Westin Charlotte Hotel. For more details on the program or to register for the conference visit:

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