• Webinar Wednesday: Barriers and Some Solutions to Affordable Housing

    Barriers and Some Solutions to Affordable Housing This session will dive into the specifics of the current landscape of affordable housing, focusing in Pennsylvania. It will describe some of the more frustrating aspects of building affordable housing and some steps that can be taken to help alleviate those concerns. The panel of speakers includes a   

  • 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   

  • 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 (12/31/2021). Ethics for Planners(CM #9212131) (1.5 CM ethics credit) View Now >> Public Art Life Cycle: Concept to Commission (CM #92192195) (1.5 CM law credit)