The Commissioner Contributor Guidelines

Contribute to The Commissioner

Are you interested in submitting an article to The Commissioner, APA's bi-monthly publication for members who are planning commissioners and other appointed and elected officials? The Commissioner appears in APA's magazine, Planning. Would you like to share some insights from your experience as a planning commissioner?

Contact the editor by sending an email to or call the Director of Education at 312-786-6386.

We are looking for articles that highlight best practices, skills for planning commissioners and officials, innovative programs, or reflections on the role of the planning commission. Letters to the editor are also welcome.