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The Maryland Chapter American Planning Association: Advancing the Art and Science of Planning Throughout Maryland

The Maryland Chapter of the American Planning Association (MD APA) is a nonprofit organization of planning professionals from all regions of Maryland. Most are members of the American Planning Association (APA). 883 more words


Struck leaves as director of county planning commission

By Tony Wittkowski | City Reporter | The Times Herald

St. Clair County’s Metropolitan Planning Commission has been without its executive director since Jan. 9. 641 more words


The L.A. Convention Center in Elysian Park? The Importance of Studying 'Never Built' Projects

This week’s post was written for a guest blog post on American Planning Association-L.A. section’s blog, found here

What if the L.A. City Council had followed through with a plan to build a convention center in Elysian Park? 1,761 more words

Why City Planning?

Over a month ago I did a post about what exactly city planning is (which you can find here) and I decided that I should follow up with it with… 869 more words


Reading Terminal Market is One of the Country's Best Public Spaces

We already knew that Reading Terminal Market was something special, but now the rest of the country does, too.

Photo credit Jared Kofsky

Every year the American Planning Association names their… 174 more words


APA Recognizes Broadway as 'Great Street'

Broadway was named one of the country’s ten ‘Great Streets’ by the American Planning Association (APA). Recent improvements, like the pedestrian plazas found just north of Union Square Park (pictured above), have helped this iconic New York roadway maintain its unique personality as a pedestrian and retail destination. 86 more words


The Victorian District in Savannah makes a top 10 list

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — The American Planning Association announced the Victorian District in Savannah, Ga. has earned the designation as one of the 10 Great Neighborhoods for 2014. 310 more words

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