Planning in a Pandemic Webinar Series

Live date: 
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 10:30am

Planning in a Pandemic

Conversations on Hearings, Chapter 160D adjustments, Permitting, and Planning through COVID-19 

The School of Government is hosting a series of discussions for North Carolina planning and zoning officials on the local planning response to COVID-19. While each session will include guest speakers, there will also be time for small group conversations and Q&A.

The topics and times are as follows:

Remote Planning and Zoning Hearings, Friday, May 8, 10:30-noon
Legal requirements and practical considerations for remote meetings and hearings.

160D Update, Friday, May 15, 10:30-noon
Status of technical corrections, possible delays for the implementation deadline, and Q&A on the details of Chapter 160D

Permits & Inspections from Afar, Friday, May 22, 10:30-noon
Online permitting, inspections at a distance, and permit extension

Adjusting to a New Normal, Friday, June 5, 10:30-noon   
Professional responsibilities, practical flexibilities, and ethical dilemmas

The registration fee is listed for $125, but to make our regular courses more accessible during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are offering a 25% discount on registration fees for programs that begin between March 23 through June 30 that are to be held online. The discount will be applied automatically at checkout. Can’t make it to a session? Don’t worry, you’ll have access to the recordings soon after the sessions. 

6.00 hours

Faculty Coordinator

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Associate Professor of Public Law and Government

Remote Zoning Hearings

Coates’ Canons NC Local Government Law Blog 

Centralia Council of Governments Resources 


160D Update  


Permits & Inspections from Afar  

For questions regarding course details, please contact the program manager.

Faculty Coordinator

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Program Associate, Local and State Government Group
For questions regarding course content, please contact the faculty coordinator.

Faculty Coordinator

individual image for Adam Lovelady
Associate Professor of Public Law and Government
For questions regarding registration, resetting passwords, or login issues, please contact Registration at or 919-966-4414.