Communication and Public Awareness

Public Events

Planning Our Future
Community Presentation Series, 2005

What does growth mean—and what has it meant—for the Treasure Valley? How are decisions made regarding transportation systems, infrastructure, and land use?

Planning Our Future Presentation Series Flyer

May 25
Historic Land Use in the Treasure Valley: A Changing Landscape
Barbara Perry Bauer, Historian and co-founder of Arrowrock Group, Inc.
- Presentation Transcript

June 21
The Transportation and Land Use Connection
Michael Lauer, Principal, Planning Works, and a consultant for the “Blueprint for Good Growth” project in Ada County
- Presentation Slides (8 MB)

July 12
Questions About Growth: A Framework for Making Decisions
Terry Moore, Vice President, ECONorthwest and a consultant for “Communities in Motion” regional long-range transportation plan
- Presentation Slides (10 MB)

August 17
Transportation Funding: Where Does the Money Come From? Where Does it Go?
Matt Stoll, Executive Director, COMPASS
J. Schweitzer, Executive Director, Ada County Highway District
Pamela Lowe, Division of Motor Vehicles Administrator, Idaho Transportation Department
Kelli Fairless, Executive Director, Valley Regional Transit
Presentation Slides:
- Community Planning Association Funding (3 MB)
- Idaho Transportation Department Funding (8 MB)
- Ada County Highway District Funding (.7 MB)
- Valley Regional Transit Funding (12 MB)

September 16-18
The Alternative Energy Festival at the Discovery Center of Idaho hosted presentations and exhibits on supporting topics.

September 19
Planning Our Future: Growth, Transportation, and the Issues Ahead of Us - A forum for discussion
Scott Polikov, Principal, Gateway Planning Group, Austin, Texas.
- Presentation Announcement
- Presentation Slides (10MB)
- Table Discussion Notes
- Presentation Transcript