Take a fresh look at the work you do every day and a first look at the challenges you’ll face tomorrow. Join APA in Los Angeles for the 2012 National Planning Conference: the world’s largest planning event with four days of unparalleled networking and learning opportunities.
Leonardo Vazquez, AICP/PP a champion of social justice and diversity from Rutgers University, will receive the American Planning Association’s 2012 National Planning Achievement Award for Advancing Diversity & Social Change in Honor of Paul Davidoff.
Late 2011, several state and division chapters of the American Planning Association banded together to cooperatively host a series of educational webinars for members of the respective organizations. In addition to a number of webinars eligible for Certification Maintenance (CM), the chapters will host a series of webinars in February and March 2012 to help […]
On Thursday, January 5 at 2 p.m. (Eastern), APA will host a free webinar for members about “Planning for the State Legislative Session.” The one-hour webinar is the latest in APA’s Communications Boot Camp — a 12-week program to help members and their allies become effective messengers and advocates for planning.
On November, 11, 2011, APA members were informed that the AICP commission wanted to expand the institute’s outreach to the planing academy by offering an alternative path to AICP membership to tenured faculty in programs accredited by the Planning Accreditation Board.
A special message from APA President Mitchell Silver, AICP Re-posted from: http://blogs.planning.org/policy/2011/11/04/planners-its-time-to-show-your-value/ The Development Plan (a.k.a., Strategic Plan) adopted by APA Board of Directors this year charts a new direction for the organization and the profession. One of the key strategies in the plan directs APA to demonstrate the value of planners and planning […]
APA-NJ is a member of the Planning Webcast Series, a co-op comprised of APA Chapters and Divisions that provides cost-free webcasts to a national audience. The Series is currently soliciting topics for the 2012 calendar year. If you or your organization have a topic that can reach a national audience (i.e, Mobile Populations; Strategies for […]