Available Training

Available Training
As we prepare our schedule for training opportunities, we want to hear what you are interested in.  Do you want to attend a Planned Unit Development training session or would you rather learn what your role and duty is as a planning or zoning board member?  These are just some examples of training that can be conducted.  Please contact the Planning Department at either (585) 815-7901 or to let us know what training you think is necessary.

The Comprehensive Planning Process:
Overview and First Steps
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Corfu Village Offices
116 East Main Street, Corfu
7:30 – 8:30 PM
Please RSVP via email at:
*Sessions may vary in length depending on number of questions from the audience.  Please check with your local municipality to verify that this meeting will count towards local board training hours.
For individuals with disabilities, requests for reasonable accommodation should be made with at least five days notice. Call the Genesee County Planning Department at (585) 815-7901 or email at

Monroe County Land Use Decision-Making
Training Program 

Spring 2019

Location: All Sessions will be held at the Monroe Community College 
 Brighton Location, Flynn Campus Center, Building 3

Cost: Each session costs $40 per workshop and includes 4 hours of training, dinner at 6:00 p.m., and free parking in lot M.

Time: Check in begins at 4:00 p.m. Workshops begin at 4:30 and end at 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday April 10, 2019: Preventing Flood Damage Through Intermunicipal Project Review & Floodplain Overlay Districts: What is it, and could it be a tool for your community's resilience toolbox?

Wednesday April 24, 2019:
Introduction to Planning & Zoning

Monday April 29, 2019: The New SEQR Basics: 2019 Changes to the State Environmental Quality Review Act

All workshops are eligible for up to four hours of continuing education credit for members of Planning Boards and Zoning Boards of Appeals. Certificates of Attendance will reflect the number of hours present at each workshop. Professional credits are pending for Attorneys, Certified Planners, Certified Flood Plain Managers, and Professional Engineers. We will update their status as professional credits are certified. Please contact me if you are waiting to hear about credits.

Please refer to the Land Use Training Network Calendar for additional training opportunities.