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Working as a Team

illustration by Paul Hoffman

Articles and postings with suggestions on how planning commissioners can work more effectively as a team.

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Grain silos photo by Brent Emery; Flickr creative commons license

Are Your Boards “Territory Folks”?

“Territory folks should stick together, Territory folks should all be pals,” said Rodgers & Hammerstein in Oklahoma. How well do your planning commissioners, city councilors, and other city boards — like Territory folks — stick and work together?

Making a Difference

Making a Difference Members Only Content

How much of a difference can one planning commissioner make? Quite a bit, as Otis White explains in this story about a county planning commissioner from Oregon.