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APA PA Chapter News: June

posted on June 28th, 2022  |  Read more

The Latest News from PA Chapter of APA… Pennsylvania is full of great places, and the Chapter’s Great Places program provides a fantastic way of acknowledging these places. Lehigh Parkway in Allentown, one of our 2021 Great Places winners, is highlighted in this month’s newsletter. Even if they aren’t award winners, many parts of the   

Planning Webcast Series

posted on June 27th, 2022  |  Read more

Earn over 50 AICP CM credits each year online – at no cost to members of participating organizations that support the Planning Webcast Series.  Check back often as we frequently add additional offerings. Webcasts take place live on Fridays from 1:00 – 2:30 PM ET and are worth 1.5 AICP CM credits (for live viewing   

Submit Nominations for Annual Awards

posted on June 15th, 2022  |  Read more

The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association is pleased to announce its Planning Awards Program for 2022. 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   

APA PA Chapter News: May

posted on May 27th, 2022  |  Read more

The Latest News from PA Chapter of APA… Transportation is a key element of most planner’s work, but the critical role that planning plays in transportation often gets overshadowed by the engineering of specific transportation projects. In the end, though, the land use and transportation planning work that leads to these specific projects is when   

PMPEI Courses

posted on May 16th, 2022  |  Read more

The Pennsylvania Municipal Planning Education Institute (PMPEI) was formed in 1991 for the purpose of bringing instruction to the local planning and zoning officials who serve Pennsylvania’s more than 2,500 municipalities and counties. Interest in planning was growing at the time and the interest continues, but there was no education requirement for serving on these   

Great Places Initiative

posted on May 12th, 2022  |  Read more

The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association is looking for Great Places in two categories: Great Public Spaces, and Great Greenways/Trails . 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   

APA PA Chapter News: April

posted on April 27th, 2022  |  Read more

The Latest News from PA Chapter of APA… The Chapter is a great resource for the state’s planners, and we hope you take advantage of all that the Chapter has to offer. This month, we have a focus on the Chapter and its planners, identifying training opportunities, highlighting hiring concerns and the opportunity to advertise