Changes Coming to PAS in 2017

Starting January 1, all digital publications from PAS — APA’s flagship research brand — will be free to all APA members. This includes complete access to current and archived publications that historically have been available only by subscribing to PAS.

For current APA members, it’s a terrific new benefit. For some nonmembers, joining APA becomes a cost-effective option. For others, APA is introducing a new PAS subscription at one affordable rate.

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Today's planners need to stay up to date on a wide range of planning topics, from green roofs to affordable housing. PAS Memo is an online newsletter published six times a year. It reaches thousands of practitioners who subscribe to APA's Planning Advisory Service.

PAS Memo delivers. It's the best shop talk around, written by practicing planners and experts in the field eager to share their experiences. Each issue has illuminating case studies with links to online resources for planners who want to dig deeper. PAS subscribers have access to all issues in the PAS Memo Archive.

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Creative Placemaking

November/December 2016

What role do the arts play in your community? Learn how the interdisciplinary field of creative placemaking brings together public-sector, private-sector, nonprofit, and community stakeholders to strategically shape the physical, social, and economic character of places around the arts and cultural activities. This PAS Memo defines this emerging field and offers guidance for planners on the principles and processes of creative placemaking efforts.

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