• Webinar Wednesday: Transit Supportive Community Development

    Transit Supportive Community Development Frequent, all-day transit service is only one piece of the puzzle in creating a seamless, total lifestyle transit network, which is a key goal set in SEPTA Forward, the Authority’s Strategic Plan. We also need to ensure that development near stations and along frequent transit corridors supports ridership. To do so, SEPTA is launching a comprehensive Transit Supportive Community Development   

  • 2021 Pennsylvania Great Places

    Congratulations to the 2021 Great Places in PA Award Winners! The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association is proud to announce the 2021 Great Places in PA. Great Places are unique, memorable places that display a wealth of best practices in community planning, serve as a community focal point, and strengthen the local economy.   

  • Central Section: Professional Development Scholarship

    Central Section is pleased to announce the development of a Professional Development Scholarship to its membership. This Scholarship is available for the education and training of planners, public officials, and students in the Central Section, including, but not limited to, Section workshops, Chapter conferences, and AICP exam.  Scholarship amounts will be awarded based on request,   

  • Peter Wulfhorst Receives Governor’s Awards for Local Government Excellence

    Congratulations to our Peter Wulfhorst for receiving a leadership award for Local Government Excellence! Peter began his career in planning in local government as the Pike County Planning Director in August 1986 and continued in that role until February 1999. As County Planning Director he oversaw the development and Pike County’s first Pike County Comprehensive   

  • AICP Member Reporting Period Information

    Attention AICP Members in Reporting Cycle 2019-2020 APA has indicated that you are an AICP member that is in the January 1, 2019 – December 31, 2020 two-year reporting period and have logged less than 32 CM credits and 1.5 law and ethics credits. As you may or may not be aware, APA extended the