American Planning Association

The American Planning Association (APA) is seeking input for an update of the 2000 Planning for Sustainability Policy Guide.
Oct 20, 2014   American Planning Association
The APA's chooses 25 issues and events that have had the greatest impact on U.S. and global planning since 1978.
Mar 26, 2004   American Planning Association
Eliminating bias against urban schools may be the key to accomplishing Smart Growth.
Feb 19, 2004   American Planning Association
Commuters complain about Washington DC's Metro system but use it all the same. For Planning Practice, Alex Marshall rides the rails to find out why.
Feb 16, 2004   American Planning Association
Web-based tools to facilitate communication, data sharing, analysis, and public input in the planning process will be pervasive in planning within the next several years.
Feb 11, 2004   American Planning Association
Planners must address the challenges of a multicultural society but also recognize multiculturalism is a revitalization tool.
Jan 3, 2004   American Planning Association
Overplanning leads to sterile developments and subdivisions that lack creativity.
Jun 27, 2003   American Planning Association
The University of Cambridge, England, uses technology to explain the university's development plans to staff, students, alumni, and the community.
Jun 16, 2003   American Planning Association
What planners can do to ensure that transit-oriented development works as advertized.
May 28, 2003   American Planning Association
The Southern California Association of Governments growth visioning website is profiled as an example of making technology accessible.
Apr 27, 2003   American Planning Association
The American Planning Association has adopted a policy guide on how planners can play a significant role in reducing homelessness.
Apr 18, 2003   American Planning Association