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Support the 2024 Summer City Planning Institute

posted on June 19th, 2024  |  Read more

Since its inception in 2017, the CPI has transformed how hundreds of students perceive and interact with their neighborhoods. This immersive program introduces young minds to the field of city planning, empowering them to envision and implement change in their communities. Donate Today.

Congratulations: May 2024 AICP Exam Results

posted on June 19th, 2024  |  Read more

The American Institute of Certified Planners provides the only nationwide, independent verification of planners’ qualifications. Certified planners pledge to uphold high standards of practice, ethics, and professional conduct, and to keep their skills sharp and up to date by continuously pursuing advanced professional education.

2024 NJ Planning and Redevelopment Conference a Success!

posted on June 14th, 2024  |  Read more

New Jersey Future and APA New Jersey extend our heartfelt gratitude to each of you for participating in tour annual conference. Your presence, insights, and support made this event a remarkable success, which featured 37 sessions over three days, 175 speakers, and over 900 attendees.

Alex Dougherty Appointed Professional Development Officer

posted on June 8th, 2024  |  Read more

At its May board meeting, President Chuck Latini announced the appointment of Alex Dougherty as Professional Development Officer for Continuing Education. He stated, “Alex has already been assisting the Chapter in a variety of important ways, including building partnerships with allied organizations and ensuring professional credits are obtained for planners in broad array of offerings relevant to our practitioners. He has hit the ground running and we’re thrilled to have him join our dynamic team.”

Perth Amboy Transit Hub

posted on April 25th, 2024  |  Read more

In October 2022 the City of Perth Amboy was selected for a Transit Hub Volunteer Planning Project. The selection was made by the two organizations that would oversee the work, […]

Tom Dallessio Named AICP Fellow

posted on April 25th, 2024  |  Read more

APA New Jersey is thrilled to announce Tom Dallessio, APA New Jersey Vice President of Policy, was inducted into the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Certified Planners at the 2024 National Planning Conference, the highest honor AICP bestows upon a member.

Affordable Housing Legislation (Final Update)

posted on March 20th, 2024  |  Read more

On Wednesday, March 20, 2024, Governor Murphy signed A4/S50 into law. While APA New Jersey was successful in better connecting affordable housing to statewide planning, we continue to have concerns about the proposed methodology for the Fourth Round.