American Planning Association

May 26, 2006, 1pm PDT
The APA has created 11 model smart growth codes, which are available for download.
American Planning Association
May 11, 2006, 1pm PDT
The "median" planner is 42 years old, has been in the field for 13 years, specializes in community development and redevelopment, and earns $64,000. States with highest salaries are D.C., California and New Jersey.
American Planning Association
December 2, 2005, 7am PST
A special six-member team of planners assembled by the APA put published its report, "Charting the Course for Rebuilding a Great American City," which includes short-and long-term recommendations for improving the city's planning.
American Planning Association
October 20, 2005, 1pm PDT
APA Executive Director Paul Farmer testifies at a joint congressional hearing about plans for rebuilding New Orleans in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
American Planning Association
September 11, 2005, 1pm PDT
APA publishes a workbook from the Planning for a Disaster-Resistant Community AICP Workshop at the 2005 APA National Planning Conference.
American Planning Association
July 22, 2005, 7am PDT
A article in APA's Planning & Environmental Law describes the arguments in APA's Amicus Curiae and the decision written by Justice Stevens.
American Planning Association
June 24, 2005, 11am PDT
The American Planning Association publishes a report that offers advice for developing high-risk areas.
American Planning Association
June 15, 2005, 11am PDT
The APA publishes a matrix surveying municipalities with green building guidelines.
American Planning Association
May 18, 2005, 1pm PDT
Does unreliable data and analysis result in hidden taxes in the form of higher costs for infrastructure?
American Planning Association
February 14, 2005, 7am PST
Israel Stollman, FAICP, distinguished urban planner and key negotiator in the merger that created APA, died February 2 in New Zealand at the age of 81.
American Planning Association
February 2, 2005, 9am PST
From a new report to an innovative technology survey, the American Planning Association is taking a leadership role in E-Government.
American Planning Association
January 31, 2005, 5am PST
The American Planning Association publishes a draft policy guide to 'actively address the causes and reduce the risks of threats to our security.'
American Planning Association
January 6, 2005, 5am PST
APA Senior Research Associate James Schwab discusses lessons to be learned and explores what we already know about tsunamis from prior research.
American Planning Association
January 5, 2005, 1pm PST
The American Planning Association publishes a collection of over 100 articles and reports exploring affordable housing.
American Planning Association
September 29, 2004, 5am PDT
Evaluation should be integrated into all phases of planning projects, especially public participation.
American Planning Association
September 13, 2004, 5am PDT
The American Planning Association publishes a list of the 25 most influential planners prior to 1978.
American Planning Association
July 4, 2004, 1pm PDT
Technology and telecommuting are fueling the new migration from urban areas to rural areas.
American Planning Association
June 30, 2004, 7am PDT
The typical planner is 43 years old, has been in the planning field for 13 years, and makes $60,000.
American Planning Association
June 1, 2004, 5am PDT
The permitting process is one that lends itself to automation, and moving to an e-permitting system has the potential to reap huge rewards.
American Planning Association
April 26, 2004, 9am PDT
The American Planning Association is providing daily coverage of it's national conference being held this week in Washington, D.C.
American Planning Association