Citizen Planning School

Citizen Planning School

*** Note: the 2020 Champions for Change program has been postponed due to class scheduling issues. The program will be back in the fall of 2020. If you applied for the planned spring session, your application will be honored when applicants are reviewed for the fall semester. ***


Cultivating an engaged and informed citizenry to become agents for change at the local level is a central component to implementing One Region Forward.

Want to plan a change in your community?
One Region Forward can provide you with the tools to make it happen!

Watch and learn more about the Citizen Planning School and the Champions for Change Program

Whether you are a concerned citizen interested in learning more about the basics of planning and sustainable development, or you want to implement your idea for a sustainable initiative in your neighborhood, the Citizen Planning School has something to offer. Hosted by One Region Forward and UB’s School of Architecture and Planning, the program offers two levels of training.

Citizen Planning School Sessions and related events will be photographed and recorded. Images and sound will be posted on the website. Participants who agree to participate in these sessions may be appear in these images.