PlannersWeb members can download Elaine Cogan’s “Now that You’re on Board: How to Survive … and Thrive … as a Planning Commissioner. It’s a great publication for planning board members to browse through, as it summarizes many of the key points Cogan made during her 18 years as a columnist for the Planning Commissioners Journal. What’s more, you’ll find each of Elaine’s 25 practical tips illustrated by cartoonist Marc Hughes.
If you sometimes can’t believe you actually took on the job of being a planning commissioner, this booklet will give you some refreshing ideas.
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Elaine Cogan, founding principal of the Portland, Oregon planning and communications firm of Cogan Owens Cogan, has consulted for more than 36 years with communities undertaking strategic planning and visioning processes. Cogan has been honored for her work on a variety of citizen involvement projects.