Next Simcoe Chapter Webinar

“Bill 197: Its Anticipated Parks and Development Charge Impacts in Toronto and the 905”

To be held Wednesday, August 26, 2020 by Zoom

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2020 Call for New Members

It is once again your opportunity to nominate potential new members for the Simcoe Chapter.

In keeping with the guidelines set by Lambda Alpha International (“LAI”), nominees for membership must have:

  • achieved professional distinction with a minimum of 10 years of work experience;

  • made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of land economics; and

  • distinguished themselves in the community through public service

The deadline for nominations is Friday, August 28, 2020.

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Simcoe Chapter Update

April 2020

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Upcoming Events

Land Economics Weekends
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Land Economics Weekend planned for Chicago (September 10-12, 2020) has been cancelled.

The TENTATIVE schedule for upcoming LEWs is as follows:

Spring 2021 Los Angeles

Fall 2021 Chicago

Spring 2022 Sacramento

Fall 2022 Barcelona

News and Recent Events

Kenneth Rotenberg 1922-2020

The Simcoe Chapter extends its sincere condolences to the friends and family of Kenneth Rotenberg, a long-time member of LAI who passed away on May 21, 2020

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Simcoe Chapter Virtual Meeting

“The COVID-19 Pandemic: Immediate and Long-term Impacts on Land Development in Ontario”

held Tuesday, May 26, 2020

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Simcoe Chapter Dinner Meeting and Seminar

“Transit-Oriented Development: Challenges and Opportunities”

Held Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at the University Club of Toronto

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Simcoe Chapter Annual Meeting and Induction of New Members

Held Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at the University Club of Toronto

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2019 President’s Award of Recognition

The 2019 President’s Award of Recognition was presented to Ian James Lord

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Fall 2019 Land Economics Weekend

Austin, TX
November 7-9, 2019

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Simcoe Chapter Dinner Meeting and Seminar

“Beyond Technology: What Sidewalk Labs means to the future of urbanism”

Held Monday, October 28, 2019 at the University Club of Toronto

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Simcoe Chapter Dinner Meeting and Seminar

“Should Municipal Planning Departments be Transformed into ‘Municipal Planning and Economics Departments’?”

featuring Urbanist and Author Alain Bertaud

Held Monday, September 30, 2019 at the University Club of Toronto

Click HERE to view Alain’s presentation.

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Simcoe Chapter Field Trip to the University of Toronto’s St. George Campus

held Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Including tours of the Myhal Centre for Engineering, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design

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