APA Chapters

Your Local Connection to the Planning Profession

When you join APA, you automatically become a member of your local chapter. APA has a presence in every state through its 47 chapters.

Each chapter offers:

  • Professional development and continuing education
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Networking with peers
  • Planning commissioner training workshops
  • Public information campaigns
  • Legislative programs
  • Scholarships
  • Awards

View a list of Chapter Conferences

Plan 4 Health

APA will use third-year funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for Planners4Health — an offshoot of the Plan4Health project that will concentrate on education, capacity building, and planning for healthy communities within APA chapters.

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For Chapter Leaders

Access to materials available for leadership.