• Student Scholarships Available!

    Don’t miss this opportunity!  Deadline to apply is May 30! PA Chapter of APA offers a scholarship program to support individuals seeking funds for academic degree programs, internships, and professional development activities that enhance planning at the local, regional, state, and national levels.

  • Great Places Initiative

    The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association is looking for Great Places in two categories: Great Public Spaces and Great Neighborhoods. Great Places are unique, memorable places that work not only for their community, but as a model others want to emulate – places of exemplary character, quality, planning, identity, cultural interest, and community   

  • Submit Nominations for Annual Awards

    The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association is pleased to announce its Planning Awards Program for 2020. It is one of the most popular programs organized by the Chapter. A select group of the “best and brightest in Pennsylvania planning” will be recognized for their transformative initiatives and projects. Winners are announced at the   

  • Law and Ethics Distance Education Sessions

    For APA members that still need law and ethics CM credit distance education sessions are available. American Planning Association (APA) will be offering credit till the end of the year. APA Ethics Case of the Year Panel (CM #9195109) (1.5 CM ethics credit) View Now >> Public Art and Artists’ Property Rights (CM #9195186) (1.5   

  • PMPEI Courses

    All PMPEI courses are based on the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code (MPC), which is the authority for planning in the Commonwealth. To function as a contributing member of a planning commission or zoning hearing board requires knowledge of how the MPC impacts the job. For that reason an up-to-date copy of the MPC is provided