2021 PAAZO Spring Virtual Educational Forum - 4/23 & 30/ 2021

Includes a Live Event on 04/23/2021 at 9:00 AM (EDT)

This two-day virtual program  explores issues that zoning officers, planning and zoning officials face on a regular basis, and discusses effective strategies to address them.

Attendees are eligible to receive five (5) continuing education credits toward their "Certified Zoning Officer" designation and/or 5 PMGA Planning/Zoning points.


Friday, April 23

 9:00 AM                            Welcome and Introduction                    

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM           New Uses and Zoning Regulations: What We Learned From 2020           

                                         J. Esch McCombie, Esquire, James Strong, Esquire & Peter Wertz, Esquire, McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

                                         Jamie Keener, AICP, CEO, Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation

10:15 AM – 11:00 AM         Personal Delivery Devices – Is Your Township Prepared?

                                         Mark C. Kopko, Director, Office of Transformational Technology, PENNDOT

 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM       How to Say “I Do” to Zoning for Event Barns (and Other Hard to Zone Uses)

                                         John Trant, Strategic Solutions LLC


Friday, April 30

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM           Current Trends and Best Practices for Municipal Sign Regulation           

                                         J. Stephen Feinour, Esquire & Joshua Bonn, Esquire, Nauman Smith 

10:15 AM – 11:30 AM         Legal Update & Open Forum

                                         Scott E. Coburn, Esquire and Kathy Kronicz, PSATS


DATE:        April 23 and April 30, 2021

                 April 23rd, Day 1 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m

                 April 30th, Day 2 - 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.


                Member* –  $ 125.00

                Non-Member –  $ 175.00


    *PSATS Member = Registrant has paid current annual membership dues to PSATS or one of its professional associations (e.g., Township Emergency Management Association, Township Engineers Association, Township Planners Association, Township Solicitors Association, or the Pa. Assoc. of Zoning Officials).


Cancellations must be in writing, and can be sent to us by email to cancellations@psats.org; by fax to (717) 763-9732; or by mail to PSATS Education Program, 4855 Woodland Drive, Enola, PA, 17025. Refunds will be determined by the sent date of the notice.
Refunds for cancelling a webinar at any time will be subject to a $10 processing fee. 
For classes, refunds for a cancellation sent to us between 10 and 2 business days before the class you are registered for will be subject to a $20 processing fee. Those who cancel within two business days of the class you are registered for, or do not attend, forfeit the full registration fee which, if unpaid, will be invoiced.


All sessions will be held at ADA-accessible locations. Please use the "accessibility needs" line to indicate alternate format, sign language requirements, or any other accessbility needs you might have.