News & Events
The Mentor Program is accepting applications now. The program has a flexible format so that mentors, mid-career planners, and emerging professionals can tailor their own experience.
After the Awards Dinner, planners of ALL ages are invited to the YPG reception on Thursday, September 28th from 8:30 PM – 12:00 AM. The reception will take place at Nonic, located at 1239 Broadway in Downtown Columbus.
Jason Miles, C.M., the Planning Manager for the City of Atlanta and former 15-year Operations Division member for the Department of Aviation, will discuss the ground transportation, public safety, terminals and concourses, and airfield improvements coming to the busiest airport in the world.
YPG invites you to a social immediately following the Spring Conference. Join us at 4:30pm at Ipp’s Pastaria (8496 Main Street), just a one-minute walk from City Center. Appetizers will be provided, and a cash bar will be available.
You’re invited to Young Planners Group’s 2017 Winter Social
Join the Young Planners Group (YPG) on December 6 to hear from Frank Fernandez, Vice President of Community Development at the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation and their efforts in the neighborhoods surrounding the new Mercedes-Benz Falcons Stadium.
Goodbye to The Ted and hello to…? Come find out at YPG’s first event of fall! On Tuesday, September 27th, arrive at 5:45pm to hear about the Turner Field Stadium Neighborhoods LCI and experience a tour with Jason Dozier of the Turner Field Community Benefits Coalition. Then we’ll head into the game on the last week of the Atlanta Braves’ season!
Did you know that the BeltLine Westside Trail has been under construction for a year as of November 2015? Join YPG at the BeltLine offices to learn the details of the project and how the implementation of the Westside Trail is progressing.
YPG is hosting an educational event at Blue Heron Nature Preserve (BHNP), located in the North Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta, on July 30, 2015, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. We have applied for CM Credits for AICP. There is limited space, and we must cap the attendance at 25 people, so please RSVP by no later than July 28, 2015, at 5:00 PM, if you plan to attend.
Join us for a night of casual networking with a free drink and appetizers on us!