Citizens Planning Institute, Philadelphia’s first educational program designed to engage citizens in the planning process, will be extending its application deadline from October 11th until October 15th. Those who are accepted into the Institute will attend sessions concerning planning, land use, zoning, and development. The three-session course will educate participants, or “Citizen Planners,” about the role good planning and implementation play in helping to create communities of lasting value. To download an application, visit citizensplanninginstitute.org. Applicants are asked to return applications by 5:00pm on Friday, October 15th. Classes will take place on November 4, 11, and 18 at Community College of Philadelphia at 18th and Callowhill Streets.
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Kirk, a co-founder, handles business development, marketing and product development for the Technical.ly network, developing new partnerships, building brand identity and coordinating events and projects. He manages efforts like Philly Tech Week and Connect Philly. Kirk is a graphic designer at heart, responsible for making sure that even the company’s spreadsheets are pretty. In his spare time, he’s actively seeking the best bar in South Philly.