The decisions that come out of planning boards need to be fair, inclusive, legal, and in sync with sound planning, Meeting those standards is the responsibility of every planning board and its members. What are the rules and roles? How should meetings and decision be handled? Hear from veteran planning board members, an attorney, and planning directors and staff who work with members. They'll share best practices, lessons learned, ways to avoid legal pitfalls, and insights into creating trust and mutual respect. This is worth 1.5 CM credits. *This session runs late as it is a live webcast from the APA's National Planning Conference! RSVP by 5 pm on April 19, 2015 to Shayna Sylvia at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 603-994-3500.