• Webinar Wednesday: Beat the Heat Hunting Park…

    Beat the Heat Hunting Park: A Community Heat Relief Plan In Philadelphia, some neighborhoods can be 22 degrees F hotter than others and low-income residents and residents of color are more likely to live in these hotter neighborhoods. This pattern of unequal exposure to risk tells us that climate change is not only a public   

  • On-Demand Conference Sessions

    PA Chapter of APA held their Virtual Conference this past October, overall the event was a success. The board decided to allow those who couldn’t attend to purchase a pass to receive and view all the educational sessions from the Virtual Conference. Do you need CM credit? The majority of the educational sessions do have   

  • 2020 Pennsylvania Great Places

    Congratulations to the 2020 Great Places in PA Award Winners! The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association is proud to announce our Great Places for 2020. 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. They   

  • 2020 Annual Award Winners

    2020 Annual Awards Ceremony PA Chapter of APA congratulates this year’s Pennsylvania Planning Excellence Award recipients. These awards exemplify planners’ best efforts to create stronger, healthier, and more just communities.  Press Release The following individuals and organizations received awards:   Planning Leadership Award – Professional Planner John Theilacker, AICP Associate Director for Municipal Assistance, Brandywine Conservancy   

  • Support the PA Chapter Scholarship Fund

    Support the next generation of Planners! Give to the PA Chapter of APA Scholarship Fund! Your contribution to the PA Chapter of APA Scholarship Fund will help current planning students with their education-related expenses. Both undergraduate and graduate planning students are finding it hard to make ends meet. Students must not only juggle their academic