• Annual Awards Nominations for Individuals

    The PA Chapter is offering an extended time for submission of Chapter Award nominations for individuals. Nominations will be accepted until Friday, July 28 for Planning Leadership Awards in four subcategories: Professional Planner, Citizen Planner, Elected Official, and Distinguished Service.

  • Healthy Communities in PA Needs Your Input

    Want to help encourage healthy community design in Pennsylvania? This quick (10 minute) survey lets APA Pennsylvania’s Healthy Communities in PA task force know your priorities to help identify the priorities and needed resources in Pennsylvania’s communities. If you are involved with a program or project related to healthy community design, including it in this survey can help you advertise your program as a resource to other Pennsylvania communities

  • 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,   

  • Become a Sponsor, Exhibitor or Advertiser!

    We invite you to join Pennsylvania’s premier planning event of the year – the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA PA) 2017 Annual Conference. This year’s conference, “Experience, Adapt, Innovate!” takes place October 22-24, 2017 at the Penn State Hotel and Conference Center, State College, PA. It promises to be one of PA   

  • 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. Fair Housing: Serious Responsibility, Serious Liability (event #9120416, 1.5 CM law credits) View Now >> Planning Ethics – Dealing with Problem Boards and Board Members (event