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Jennifer Laforest

Senior Planner / Urbaniste sénior

Overview

Canton de Champlain Township

Experience

Emerging from a technical background in design and a graduate degree in urban planning, Jennifer Laforest is an Alberta heritage professional with experience in municipal heritage planning. With a thorough understanding of the relationship between heritage and development, Jennifer has implemented several heritage projects including: the preparation of heritage inventories and municipal designation bylaws. Her more recent work is more closely focused on the development of neighbourhood design guidelines based on established thematic priorities and the area's unique architectural character. Jennifer's expertise lies in her ability to integrate community knowledge into the heritage planning process and her capacity to integrate heritage into the development planning process.