Arboretum’s executive director wins planning award
The Montgomery County Board of Commissioners and the Montgomery County Planning Commission designated Paul W. Meyer, the F. Otto Haas executive director of the University of Pennsylvania as the 2016 Planning Advocate Award Recipient. This award recognizes citizens, appointed/ elected officials or boards, and community organizations that have made significant and sustained contributions to advancing or promoting planning in Montgomery County.
Meyer has been an exceptional advocate for the planning, preservation and stewardship of Montgomery County’s valuable green spaces for more than 35 years. He has dedicated many years of service as a member of the Springfield Township Planning Commission and the Montgomery County Open Space Board.
Paul Meyer is shown here accepting his award, flanked on the left by Jody L. Holton, AICP, Executive Director, Montgomery County Planning Commission and on the right by Dulcie F. Flaharty, Vice Chair of the Montgomery County Planning Commission Board and Chair of the 2016 Montgomery Awards Committee.