APA National Infrastructure Investment Task Force
APA's National Infrastructure Investment Task Force was created to evaluate current conditions and challenges affecting the nation's vital infrastructure, develop a new vision for that infrastructure, and identify recommendations for changes in public policy and planning practice.
The group is headed by APA President Bruce Knight, FAICP; APA President Elect Mitchell Silver, AICP; and APA Past President Robert Hunter, FAICP.
The task force steering committee will include the chairs of six sub-committees, focused on the topics of transportation, water, energy, technology and telecommunications, public facilities and green infrastructure.
Complete findings of the Infrastructure Task Force.
A report to the APA Board on the task force's activities and plans for future initiatives.
Materials to assist chapters and in conducting local infrastructure events.
Regional Field Hearings
Six meetings were held across the nation to identify major issues of regional concerns related to infrastructure policy and investment.
November 20, 2008
December 16, 2008
February 4, 2009
March 9, 2009
March 20, 2009
April 1, 2009
Chicago Regional Infrastructure Field Hearing
2008 Federal Policy & Program Briefing
Oregon Congressman Earl Blumenauer's address