Planners' Advocacy Network

Shaping federal planning policy outcomes through grassroots advocacy.

Protect Community Development and Transportation Funding

Call Your Member of Congress

On Wednesday, April 26, call your representative and urge them to pass a THUD spending bill, which will avoid a full-year continuing resolution at FY 2016 levels.

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Tell your representatives why eliminating or severely cutting key planning programs in FY 2018 must not happen.

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Join the more than 1,200 planners nationwide advancing smart federal planning policies.

What's in It for You

  • Shape APA's policy and advocacy work
  • Receive exclusive tips, training, and tools
  • Be in the know about what the latest from Washington means for planners
  • Get special registration rates for APA's annual Policy and Advocacy Conference

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State Legislative Liaison Directory

APA's State Legislative Network is made up of legislative liaisons from each APA Chapter.

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We're Here For You

APA's policy staff is always available to help chapters, divisions, and members with legislative advocacy. Whether you need help with outreach to elected officials, coalition building, or resources developed for an upcoming conference, APA's policy staff can help.

Have questions? Contact Trevor Grady at tgrady@planning.org.