Thomas LaPerch Recipient of John O. Cross Award

Real Estate In-Depth | May 10, 2017

Thomas LaPerch

Houlihan Lawrence congratulated Thomas LaPerch, director of its commercial division, on his recent achievement as the recipient of the John O. Cross Award for Outstanding Planning Board Chairperson of the Year by the New York Planning Federation.

LaPerch has been a member of the organization for a decade. After receiving many letters of recommendation based on his various accomplishments—particularly in relation to his efficient work effort, giving spirit and quick responsiveness—he was designated to receive the prestigious honor.

“I am honored, and incredibly humbled, to receive such a prestigious award from my peers,” said LaPerch. “It has been such a pleasure to work with the Town of Southeast and I am so appreciative of the opportunity. I look forward to continued success with this organization for another 10 years.”

LaPerch guides the Town of Southeast through all planning board applications, spearheads initiatives to update the town’s comprehensive plan, corresponds zoning amendments and streamlines the development review process all while protecting the needs and interests of the community.