Houseal Lavigne Associates is honored to be the Metropolis Level Sponsor for the Upper Midwest Planning Conference in Downtown Chicago – Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the 1909 Plan for Chicago. As the Metropolis Level Sponsor, we continue our support of the planning profession and IL APA’s commitment to providing unparalleled training, education, and events. In addition to this 2009 upper Midwest Conference, Houseal Lavigne Associates has been the top/platinum sponsor for the last two IL APA state conferences ( ’07 and ’08) and the 2006 Upper Midwest Planning Conference, which was held in St. Charles, IL.
Houseal Lavigne Associates is proud to announce the addition of Courtney Owen, AICP, to our staff. Courtney brings nearly ten years of experience in zoning, land use and economic development, most recently in the City of Chicago. She has worked as a planner in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors including a one-year contract in Shanghai, China. Courtney is the Professional Development Officer for the Illinois Chapter of the American Planning Association and chairs the Bucktown (Chicago) Zoning and Planning Committee.