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ORPA's Planning and Design Section (PDS) became an official section in fall, 2016.  The section is focused on providing networking and training opportunities for professionals who are responsible for the planning and design of parks, trails, and natural areas.

Contact Katie Dunham to learn more about the Planning & Design Section and to get involved with the section.



For upcoming events, workshops, and section meetings, visit the ORPA Calendar.


Past Events




The President of the Planning and Design Section is Katie Dunham, CPRP, Senior Park Planner, of Portland Parks and Recreation.  Incoming President is Jacqueline Rochefort, Corvallis Park and Recreation. 


The Planning and Design Section is currently seeking an At-Large Board Member and are accepting nominations for the position.

Please consider submitting your name for consideration to become a board member. 




Become a Section Leader.


Section Awards

The Planning and Design Section does not present section awards.  However, the ORPA Annual Awards include both a planning award, and a design award (in two categories: large and small).


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