Planning Case Competition

MYPAC (MES York Planning Alumni Committee) is proud to host an online event for students in the MES planning program to apply their skills and planning knowledge to a real planning case!

Teams shall consist of 4 MES students and should have 2 first year students and 2 second year students. If you do not have a team, fill out the individual sign up form below and we will facilitate finding you a team to join. 

Reasons to Participate in the Case Competition:


  • Hands on planning experience to address a real world planning problem being faced by a municipality in the GTA. 

  • Excellent opportunity to network with students and alumni. Judges include MES Planning alumni currently working for the City of Toronto, City of Brampton and a well recognized land use planning consulting firm)

  • Over $3000 in cash prizes: 

    • 1st place prize - $2000 ($500 per student)

    • 2nd place prize - $800 ($200 per student)

    • 3rd place prize - $400 ($100 per student)

The competition took place online on October 15th via Zoom. Thank you to those who participated and congratulations to the winning teams!

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