STC’s Planning School

Local Supervisors, Mayors, Trustees, Board Members, and staff,


Please join us for the next training session of STC’s Planning School, on June 13th, 2017 from 5:30 – 8:30 PM in the STC Conference Room at 8 Denison Parkway East, Suite 310, Corning, NY (dinner will be provided).  The topic for this session is a municipal finance model for your community and Open Book NY.  This session is for Mayors, Supervisors, Clerks, Treasurers, Board Members, municipal employees, and any interested member of the public; but the class should be particularly helpful to any newly elected people. Please feel free to forward this invitation to anyone who may be interested.

The topics of discussion for the June 13th class  are long term financial planning, budgeting, and NYS local government efficiency grants.  Chris Grant from NYS DOS will give a presentation on budgeting, financial analysis and LGE grant funds.  Mr. Grant will be available to answer questions.; in addition,  interested attendees can arrange to have one-on-one meetings with Mr. Grant to discuss the specific financial situation of their community (contact us soon to set up a one-on-one meeting). 

Reservations are required by June 13th , 2017 by 2:00 PM; call 607-962-5092 or email


Upcoming Classes:


June 13, 2017

NYS Municipal Finance Model & Open Book NY.

June 27, 2017

Land use, Advertising, & Public Health by STTAC

July 25, 2017


August 22, 2017

Overtime/Labor Law Review by Harter Secrest & Emery

September 26, 2017

SEQRA training

October 10, 2017


October 24, 2017

Agriculture and local government

November 28, 2017

FOIL training from Bob Freeman of the NYS Committee on Open Government

December 12, 2017

Clean Energy Communities Program & Solar with Frank Vanca of STC

December (TBD)

Introduction to Planning & Zoning for Newly elected officials


If you have any questions or have any topics you would like to be covered in upcoming sessions of Planning School, please feel free to contact me.  We look forward to seeing you!



Victoria Ehlen

Economic Development Coordinator

Southern Tier Central Regional

Planning & Development Board

8 Denison Parkway East, Suite 310

Corning, NY 14830

Phone 607-962-5092


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