June 27, 2016
As APA releases the digital version of "Planning the Pacific Northwest," a co-editor considers what has happened in Washington State since the book was drafted.
June 23, 2016
The Great Urban Parks Campaign is providing $1.75 million in grants to improve environmental and social outcomes in underserved communities through local parks.
June 21, 2016
The Senate Committee on Appropriations has advanced a spending bill to fund programs at the Department of the Interior and the Environmental Protection Agency in FY2017.
June 14, 2016
Researchers at Florida State University and the Florida Department of Transportation document how automated vehicles may transform the built environment in coming decades.
June 14, 2016
A planner's review of "Envisioning Florida’s Future: Transportation and Land Use in an Automated Vehicle World," a report on how autonomous vehicles may transform the built environment in the coming decades.
June 5, 2016
Many planners have heard of environmental justice, but there have been challenges implementing it during the planning process. For a variety of reasons, the barriers are coming down.
June 2, 2016
The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Environment has taken the first step in advancing appropriations for planning-related programs at the Department of the Interior and the Environmental Protection Agency in FY2017.
May 26, 2016
The House and Senate are moving closer to a conference on sweeping energy legislation, which includes a debate around the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF).
May 19, 2016
APA staff share their thoughts on National Bike to Work Day and why supporting bicycle infrastructure is important.
May 16, 2016
Show how the infrastructure in your community supports or discourages biking as a healthy alternative to driving.
May 3, 2016
Members of Congress express support for the EPA Brownfields program’s success at revitalizing neighborhoods and spurring economic development.
May 1, 2016
KaBOOM! is launching the Play Everywhere Challenge, which will provide $1 million to fund creative ideas to create playful installations in everyday places.
May 1, 2016
The American Planning Association supports the passage of the Water Resources Development Act of 2016.
April 28, 2016
The National Urban Forestry 10 Year Action Plan promotes the integration of urban and community forestry Into all scales of planning.
April 27, 2016
The Senate Commerce Committee has voted to advance the Digital Coast Act (S. 2325) out of committee.