Planning Equity and Residential Empowerment: The Alisal Vibrancy Plan Story

Date(s) - Apr 28, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Join APA California as the City of Salinas shares their engagement efforts centered on equity, inclusivity, and partnerships with community-based organizations. This webinar discusses best practices for removing participation barriers and building resident capacity and leadership in planning.

This is the first webinar in APA California’s “Rethinking the Planner’s Toolbox” webinar series. Building upon the Big Conversations from the 2020 APA California Virtual Conference (Racism and Bias in Planning, Housing California, and Planning for the Future), this webinar series focuses on implementation, highlighting programs and practices that have demonstrated success across the State. Our professional development team welcomes ideas for case studies and best practices for future webinars; please contact [email protected].

Speakers include:
Megan Hunter, Community Development Director
Lisa Brinton, Planning Manager
Jonathan Moore, Senior Planner
Monica Gurmilan, Associate Planner
Christina Santana, Resident/Steering Committee Member