Includes light refreshments.
This presentation will explain the fundamentals of city regulation, including a discussion of the different types of cities in Texas.
Texas Municipal League - Austin, TX
A review from the basics to the complex, addressing the legal basis, exceptions, process, limitations, and plat notes.
Reid C. Wilson,
Wilson, Cribbs & Goren, P.C. - Houston, TX
Review zoning legal requirements and procedures, how to make zoning decision, and how zoning interacts with the comprehensive plan.
Brenda N. McDonald,
Messer, Rockefeller & Fort, PLLC - Frisco, TX
Explore Chapter 245 "Issuance of Local Permits" of the Texas Local Government Code issues, including processes for the recognition of rights, "fair notice" and attorney fees awards in recent litigation. Relevant cases and statutes that impact Chapter 245 will also be discussed along with best practices for the municipal and development community. In addition, there will a discussion of nonconformities as nonconformities relate to Chapter 245.
Bojorquez Law Firm, PC - Austin, TX
Consider the methods and requirements related to developer participation toward the costs of public improvements.
Akers & Akers, L.L.P. - Austin, TX
City of Houston Legal Department - Houston, TX
The University of Texas at Austin
AccommodationsOur room block at the AT&T Hotel has been exhausted. Please see below for a list of nearby hotels.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin - University Area
Hampton Inn and Suites at The University/Capitol
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Austin
Parking InformationFree daily self-parking at UT garages. Separate fees apply for valet and overnight parking.