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Game Changing: Local Planners Rising to Meet Global Challenges

Game Changing: Local Planners Rising to Meet Global Challenges

In this month’s Planning Advisor Column, Jill Sterrett, FAICP, lays out the Washington APA’s ten big ideas for Washington’s future.

In Focus

Planning for Employee Turnover Jurisdictions need to make time to develop a strategy for addressing employee age demographics, just like other strategic planning they undertake. More from Government Finance Review. March 25, 2015

Emerging Issues and Featured Practices

Annual Financial Reporting Checklists

Annual financial reports are due to the State Auditor’s Office by May 30, 2015. We’ve designed these preparation and internal review checklists to help you get your report done accurately and on time.
 

Drones: Whether Local Governments Can Regulate Unmanned Aircraft

Throughout the country, law enforcement, businesses, and private citizens have begun to use drones -- or have considered doing so -- for a variety of purposes. This raises important issues, including how local governments in Washington State can or should regulate the use of this new technology.