Regulatory Quagmire, Growth Discussed at June 3 ULI Event


“Finding Common Ground: Balancing The Physical, Economic & Regulatory Environments” will be the topic presented at the Urban Land Institute’s Pocono Northeast Satellite to be held on June 3 at East Stroudsburg University from 8:30 a.m. -10:30 a.m.   A panel comprised of experts in economic development, transportation, building and construction, and engineering will discuss the interaction and cooperation needed between the regulatory agencies, the representative government and the economic engines and working together to bolster economic development. The event sponsor is Michael Baxter & Associates and program partners are ESU and the Great Pocono Chamber of Commerce. The discussion will be moderated by Jamie Keener, AICP, Regional Manager, Herbert, Rowland & Grubic, Inc.

Panelists include State Representative Mike Carroll, member of the Transportation and Environmental Committees; Michael Bedrin, Northeast Regional Director of PA DEP; Michael Rebert, P.E., District Executive of PennDOT Engineering District 5-0; Joseph Mackey, president of Pennsylvania Builders Association; and Mark Sincavage, commercial developer and chairman of the Board of Directors of the Monroe County Conservation District.  The morning begins with registration, full breakfast buffet and time for networking.  For more information and to register visit or click here. Deadline to register is Friday, May 28.