The Community Transformation Workshop, an essential component of the Main Street America Institute, will be held November 15 - 17 in Evanston, Illinois. An intensive, interactive three-day experience, the workshop will be filled with educational sessions and exercises aimed to provide participants with advanced tools and strategies to address complex revitalization projects and initiatives through the lens of the refreshed Main Street Four Point Approach, with a strong emphasis on Economic Vitality. The workshop will include instructional sessions led by an expert in the field and hands-on projects and assignments in communities and commercial districts actively engaged in revitalization efforts in the Chicago area. Emphasizing the importance of partnerships and collaboration, this format provides a learning environment that draws upon the experience and expertise of both the instructors and the participants. Tours and networking activities will be offered during the evenings to enhance the participants’ overall learning experience.
For more information on learning outcomes, curriculum, and logistics, click "Materials" above. To learn about our instructors, click "Faculty." Please note that agenda and preparation materials are subject to change, but we will notify participants of any additional needed information.
AICP members can earn 15 Certification Maintenance (CM) credits for this activity. More information about AICP’s CM program can be found at www.planning.org/cm.