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Emerging Trends in Regional Planning (PAS 586)
The latest PAS Report identifies emerging trends in regional planning; explores how regions are planning for water and land resources, economic development, housing, climate change, and public health; and highlights five U.S. regions leading the way in regional integrated planning.
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National Centers for Planning
APA's National Centers for Planning are dedicated to helping planners create communities of lasting value.
Green Communities Center
The Green Communities Center advances practices that improve environmental quality, address climate change, and reduce development impacts on natural resources.
- Green and Blue Infrastructure
- Green Energy
- Green Transportation
Hazards Planning Center
The Hazards Planning Center advances practices that promote resilience by reducing the impact of natural hazards on communities and regions.
- Hazard Mitigation
- Post Disaster Recovery
- Climate Change Adaption
Planning and Community Health Center
The Planning and Community Health Center advances practices that improve human environments to promote public health through active living, healthy eating, and health in all planning policies.
- Active Living
- Food Systems
- Health in all Planning Policies
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When searching the Internet isn't enough, our research team will find the answer you need, along with the plans, ordinances, articles, and reports to back it up.