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The AM MERICAN PLANNING P G ASSOCIA ATION – CH HICAGO M METRO SEC CTION Making it Happen: Im mplementiing Plans July 20 0, 2011 The American Planning Association’s Chicago C Metrro Section is s pleased to present a p panel discus ssion on plan n ementation. imple Simp ply going th hrough a pla anning proce ess can offe er rewards ffor a community. The p public proce ess offers an n oppo ortunity for community c members m and stakeholde ers to engag ge one anoth her, define c community g goals and lay y out a road map to achieving those goals.. Actually implementing tthe plans, an nd seeing the goals and objectives of o the p planning pro ocess realize ed are cruciial outcomes s of any su ccessful pla anning proce ess. Our panel will offer insig ghts on implementing tra ansit-oriente ed development plans an nd redevelop pment plans in an inner--ring suburb b, and s share observ vations more e broadly on the key step ps required ffor successfful plan imple ementation. This event is open to the general pub blic and ma ay be of inte erest to urb ban planners s, engineers s, architects s, municipal staff, developers, d students s and d others.


Stephen B. Friedm man, AICP, CRE, Presiden nt, SB Friedm man Develop pment Advisors With over o 40 years of experience e in developm ment advisory services and plan impleme entation, Steve e Friedman leads SB Friedman F Deve elopment Adviisors, a firm fo ounded in 1990 that specialiizes in creating g private partnerships for redev velopment and revitalization. In the past six years, the firm m has served as public-p analystt or advisor for approximatelly $900 million n of public-privvate funding fo or $3.5 billion iin developmen nt projects s. Steve has served s directly as advisor for the City of Pa ark Ridge on T The Shops and d Residences of o Uptown n project and the City of Des s Plaines on th he Library Plazza project, amo ong others. Hiss expertise is in develop pment strategy y, developer so olicitation and th he creation of p public-private p partnerships.

ony W. Griffin n, Executive Director, Be erwyn Develo opment Corp poration Antho Tony Griffin G is the Ex xecutive Direc ctor of the Berw wyn Developm ment Corporatio on. In his care eer, he has led d large re egional and co omprehensive planning p proce sses as well a as local plannin ng and impleme entation efforts s. In Berw wyn, he led the e implementatio on of the Roose evelt Road Corridor Study inccluding the ado option of a form m based code, constrruction of new w streetscape e and infrasttructure impro ovements, and d developmen nt ment. These effforts were reco ognized by the e IEDC as an e example of succcessful regional planning and d recruitm collabo oration. He als so guided a TOD T planning process which h has resulted d in the consttruction of new w municip pal parking fac cility, constructiion of new mixxed use (reside ential/retail) building, businesss retention and attractio on, infrastructu ure improvemen nts.

Tony Manno, M Proje ect Managerr, Regional Tr Transportatio on Authority Tony brings b 11+ ye ears of experie ence in the p private, for-pro ofit developme ent industry to o the Regiona al Transp portation Autho ority. As a Pro oject Manager in the Local P Planning & Prrograms Divisio on, Tony leads efforts to provide implementation tec chnical assista ance and suppo ort to local mun nicipalities who o have received d funding g for TOD Planning Studies and Local Trransit improvem ment plans through the RTA A’s Community Plannin ng & Subregio onal Planning Programs. Pre eviously, Tonyy worked for Norwood Build ders, Inc. as a plannerr, project mana ager and zonin ng analyst focu using on mixed d-use infill deve elopments thro oughout the NW W Suburb bs.


Wedne esday, July 20, 2011, 3:00 0 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


FitzGe erald’s 6615 Roosevelt R Road Berwyn, IL L 60402 (CTA stop s – Oak Pa ark on the Blu ue Line is 0.5 5 miles north o of FitzGerald’s)


$15 pa aid at the doo or ($5 for students that RSV VP by July 15 5). Session fe ee is payable at registrration. Checks s should be made m payable e to APA-CMS S.


Please e e-mail apac chicagometros section@yaho by Ju uly 15.


For infformation abo out the progra am, please co ontact Geoff D Dickinson at gdickin


Two (2 2) AICP CM Credits C pendin ng.


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