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We are very excited to announce our first in-person event of 2023! Please see the event flyer and Port Jefferson Crossing fact sheet for more information. Special thanks to Jeanmarie Buffett of CDCLI for organizing this tour. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to Sarah Sklar at ssklar@mnwe.com. We hope to see you on February 17th!

Please see updated flyer below and help spread the word about this great opportunity for young Long Island planners!

Hi all,

Unfortunately we have to postpone the East End Planning Conference originally scheduled for October 26th, 2022. We are planning to hold the Conference in early 2023. Please stay tuned for updates!

Please see our updated program below and remember that the event is RAIN or SHINE! Please dress accordingly. We hope to see you there!

To make a donation in honor of Dr. Koppelman to be used by APA towards the dedication at the Suffolk County Farm, please mail a check payable to “LI Section” to APA – LI Section, c/o Kathryn Eiseman, Treasurer, Nelson, Pope & Voorhis, LLC, 70 Maxess Road, Melville, NY 11747. 

The suggested corporate donation is $250 and the suggested donation for individuals or families is $25. Individuals, please indicate the name to include on the Long Island Section website (or note if you wish to remain anonymous). For corporate donations, please send company information and a company logo for inclusion on our website to apanylisection@gmail.com.  

It is because of generous sponsors and donors that we are able to continue to support planner education, scholarships and local events. We are grateful to all of our sponsors and donors who have so generously supported our work in the past and hope you will continue to support us again this year!

Please note that the event will start at the Suffolk County Department of Health Services Auditorium (360 Yaphank Avenue, Yaphank NY 11980). We will then take a short walk over to the Suffolk County Farm and Education Center for the dedication ceremony. We hope to see you there!

The Long Island Regional Planning Council (LIRPC) is inviting proposals to assemble an inventory of waterfront uses for marinas and commercial fishing on Long Island.

Long Island’s coastal resources contribute significant benefits to Long Island’s regional economy especially in terms of coastal tourism, commerce and recreational services and result in expansion of businesses as well as improvement of aquatic ecosystems. Land use patterns and regulations vary by the many municipal jurisdictions on Long Island and this study will create a central database of waterfront uses and their associated zoning classification. The project will include an analysis and survey of waterfront areas /land parcels that currently exist as active commercial and municipally owned marinas and as commercial fishing facilities. This data will assist policymakers as they address coastal land use trends including these facilities being displaced by residential development.

The RFP and appendices can be downloaded hereProposals will be received until 4:00 p.m. on March 8, 2022.  Any late proposals will not be considered.

Requests for information pertinent to the preparation and submission of proposals and the procurement process are to be emailed no later than March 1, 2022 to:

Elizabeth Cole
Deputy Executive Director
ecole@lirpc.org