Featured APA Learn Courses

  • Economic Development | Infrastructure | Transportation

    Land Value Capture for Infrastructure Finance

    This forum will share innovations — and the pragmatic nuts and bolts needed to make them happen — by emphasizing state and local policy changes that are enabling effective approaches to land value capture.
  • Place-Based Power: Communities and Utilities

    In the context of increasing poverty rates, the moral and economic urgency of addressing climate change, and demonstrated commitments to energy efficiency by municipalities and utilities, this session presents a new framework for energy planning in which cities, utilities, and partners work together to meet communities’ unique needs.
  • Planning for a Clean Energy Future

    Explore new data on energy use in every U.S. city, see a real time analysis of a city’s energy planning options, and learn from cities with award-winning strategies to integrate energy data in decision making and planning. The  presentation features two of the DOE Cities-LEAP local government-led teams of funding recipients, Portland, Oregon and Bellevue, Washington.

Featured Video

What's in the 2019 Planning for Equity Policy Guide

Policy Guide Working Group co-chairs Lynn Ross, AICP, and Susan Wood, AICP, preview the equity-in-all-policies approach the guide promotes; how the guide can be used to influence work at the local, state, and federal levels; and why planners are the right profession to advance this issue.