training2 Wayne County Local Government Trainings
Wayne County, New York
Training Dates and Topics For 2016
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The following is a list of the local government trainings to be offered by the Wayne County Economic Development and Planning Department. All trainings will be taught by department staff and will be held at the Public Safety Building, 7376 Rt. 31, Lyons, NY. Seating is limited to 50 people per training session and pre-registration is required. Registrations will not be accepted after 3pm the day of the training. To register, please visit our website at co.wayne.ny.us/plantraining/ or contact the Wayne County Economic Development and Planning Department at 315-946-5919.

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Topic: Planning Board Basics
Date:   Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Time:  7-9 pm
Location: Public Safety Building
Description:   This training is free of charge and is designed for new board members or as a refresher. This introductory training will cover general topics such as the role of planning board members, procedural issues, Special Use Permits, Site Plan Review and Subdivisions.
   
Topic: Zoning Board of Appeals Basics
Date:   Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Time:  7-9 pm
Location: Public Safety Building
Description:   This training is free of charge and is designed for new board members or as a refresher. This introductory training will cover general topics such as the role of board of appeals members, procedural issues, Special Use Permits, Area Variances and Use Variances.
   
Topic: Maps, Plans and Plats
Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Time:  5-9:30 pm
Location: Public Safety Building
Description:   This training is free of charge and is designed for members of locally elected and appointed boards. This 4-hour training will provide hands-on training in reading maps, plans and plats as well as a short demonstration on Geographic Information Systems (GIS). There will be a ½ hour break for dinner, please bring your own dinner to the training.
   
Topic: Meetings, Hearings and Record Keeping
Date: Monday, October 03, 2016
Time: 7-9 pm
Location: Public Safety Building
Description:   This training is free of charge and is designed for members of locally elected and appointed boards. This training is designed to explain the goals and requirements associated with holding meetings, in contrast to the purposes and legal requirements surrounding a public hearing. Also addressed are aspects of the Open Meetings Law, including executive sessions, quorums, minutes, and public notices. We will also discuss why board members and support staff should strive to make records that are of value to enforcement personnel, applicants, municipal attorneys, and current and future boards.