Celebrate the positive impact of planners on communities this October using the resources below.

NCPM Resource Hub Webinar Recording

Watch the recording of our special webinar to make the most of the NCPM resource hub materials provided below.

View the Recording

NCPM Resources

Graphics

Use these logos on your website, in your newsletter, or in social media posts:

NCPM logo (jpg)

NCPM logo (vector graphic version)

"Brought to you by" signs

Use these signs to show off your favorite place created by planners. Take a picture and share your photo on social media using #PlanningMonth, and don’t forget to tag your place.

Small sign, "Brought to You by Planners" (pdf)

Small sign, "Brought to You Through Planning" (pdf)

Large sign (pdf) — Before you take a picture with this sign, remember to fill in the blank telling us where you are.

Web Banners

Use these banners on your website, in your newsletter, or in social media posts:

Web banner 1 (jpg)

Web banner 2 (jpg)

Web banner 3 (jpg)

Media Documents

Tell your local planning story to the media with the help of these documents:

Key messages (docx)

Sample letter to the editor (docx)

Sample press release (docx)

Sample Newsletter or Website Copy

Use this copy in your September and October newsletters and on your website to get the word out about National Community Planning Month:

Sample copy (docx)

Social Media

Make APA's "I ♥ PLANNING" logo your profile picture during the month of October:

Download your profile picture

Post one of our community planning-inspired quotes to your Facebook page, Instagram account, or Twitter feed:

Grace Lee Boggs quote graphic: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Jane Jacobs quote graphic: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Margaret Mead quote graphic: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Bill Richardson quote graphic: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Poster

Hang up this poster in a busy hallway, a display case, or your office:

Poster (pdf)

Poster (jpg)

Sample Proclamation

Help your local elected officials celebrate the value of planning by proclaiming October National Community Planning Month:

Proclamation

Proclamation (docx)

Proclamation (pdf)

Story Map

Use our Great Places in America Story Map to highlight for elected officials planning success stories from across the country:

Great Places in America Story Map

Planners' Communications Guide

Tips and techniques for creating, targeting, and reaching the media and target audiences:

Planners' Communications Guide (members only)