APA reaches out with a focus on community, an eye on legislation and policy, and recognition for great planning and outstanding individuals.


APA is committed to helping create communities of lasting value.

For and about community

Policy, Advocacy, and Law

Learn about the latest from Washington and advocate for your community. Get up to date on land use law and read APA's amicus briefs.

Legislation and policy


APA engages and collaborates with a wide array of stakeholders, organizations, and government agencies.

APA Partnerships


APA recognizes and celebrates great planning and outstanding individuals.

Awards and scholarships

Tuesdays at APA

This free, after-work lecture and discussion series offers discussions of innovative ideas and projects.

Tuesdays at APA

International Planning

Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas and Delta Urbanism are initiatives bringing together planners.

International initiatives