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Understanding Philadelphia Zoning 2023

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Remote - Live Webcast

STARTThu., May. 04, 2023
9:00 AM
ENDThu., May. 04, 2023
12:20 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Subscribers Pay: $0.00


Moving a project through the Philadelphia zoning process can seem like a daunting task, especially in the new Covid 19 environment.  Whether representing a client who is building an apartment building, starting a new business, or simply looking to renovate or expand a commercial or residential property, learn the ‘nuts & bolts’ of interfacing with the various city departments, agencies, the new Eclipse system, Registered Community Organizations, Zoom meetings, and the Zoning Board of Adjustment to get your client’s project approved. Explore the latest procedures and regulations for Philadelphia and avoid common mistakes.

Topics – 

Recent Development in Zoning 

Making Your Case Before the Zoning Board

Appellate Review-Recent Commonwealth Court Zoning Cases

  • Significant Recent Cases in Zoning Case Law - Things to Know for Taking an Appeal to Civil Practice Court
  • Things to Know for Practicing Before the Commonwealth Court

All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $40. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.

Practice Areas


Elizabeth Baldwin PE Philadelphia Department of Licenses & Inspections
Darwin R. Beauvais Esq. Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP (Phila)
Hilary J. Emerson Esq. City of Philadelphia Law Department
Anne Fadullon City of Philadelphia - Department of Planning and Development
Cheryl L. Gaston Esq. Spruce Law Group LLC
Matthew N. McClure Esq. Ballard Spahr LLP (Phila)
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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