Event


  • PARK(ing) Day

    When: Thursday, September 17, 2019, 2:00pm-6:00 pm Location: West End Avenue between 88-95th Streets  PARK(ing) Day is an annual international event where citizens, artists, and activists collaborate to temporarily transform metered parking spaces into temporary miniature parks, or parklets. The mission of the event is to call attention to the importance of urban open space, generate […]

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  • 2020 ASLA, AIA, APA Annual Conference- At Every Scale

    When: September 24th 9am-1:30pm; September 25th  1pm-6:00pm Registrations: HERE The events of 2020 have exposed critical issues of social justice and health equity that are embedded within the built environment. It is clear that our professions face a broad range of challenges for the future. Are planners, architects,and landscape architects equipped to make measurable and […]

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  • The APA Region 1 Chapter Webcast Series 

    With many thanks to the APA New Jersey Chapter for launching this initiative, the NY Metro Chapter is collaborating with our neighboring chapters in APA Region 1 to offer online programming and engagement opportunities to our members in the near term. The goal is to provide timely and relevant virtual content to our members in this […]

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  • New York City Roundtable: COVID-19 Impacts for the Retail/Restaurant Industries

    While many professions offer the luxury of remote working, other sectors of the economy that foster vibrant day-to-day life of cities and towns, notably retail and dining, have been shut down or significantly reduced operations to slow the spread of the virus. For NYC, recent data show estimated tax revenue losses of up to $10 […]

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  • 2020 APA-NYM Chapter Annual Conference (Virtual) – Call for Session Proposals (Update)

    Based upon careful consideration of the evolving circumstances surrounding COVID-19, The APA NYM Chapter Executive Committee has decided that our 2020 conference will be virtual.  What led to this decision:  We need time to plan logistics and provide the high-quality conference our members expect.  A virtual format is more accessible for members whose time and […]

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  • APA 2019 Great Places of America Announcement

    The New York Metro Chapter is thrilled to announce the designation of Governors Island and Downtown Patchogue Village as “Great Places in America” by the American Planning Association in 2019! Governors Island in New York Harbor was named a “Great Public Space,” and Downtown Patchogue Village on the south shore of Suffolk County, Long Island was […]

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  • Join us for ‘Computer Vision & Planning Vision’ on Aug 8th @6pm

    What gets measured gets managed and computer vision and AI have the potential to transform any set of pixels into insight that was previously hard to gather at the city or regional scale. Join us for a virtual panel discussion ‘Computer Vision & Planning Vision’ August 8th, 6 to 8pm.

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  • Register Now: APA-NYM 2018 Annual Conference (November 16,2018)

    Join us on November 16 at Columbia University Lerner Hall, for this year’s premier Chapter event that brings together hundreds of regional planners, appointed and elected officials, students, and allied professionals. Whether your goal is to contribute expertise and help drive change in the field of planning, learn from your peers and adopt new practices, […]

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  • APA-NYM Holiday Party

    Please join us in celebration of the new year with APA-NYM: Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 from 6:30–9:30pm  at Jack Doyle’s Bar and Restaurant.  $35.00 APA Member; $40.00 Non-member; $25.00 Students Price to include buffet dinner, appetizers and two drinks. Chapter Sponsors who would like to attend should send an email to Shachi Pandey at treasurer@nyplanning.org with the names of attendees. Registrations are now open […]

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  • Environmental Committee Meeting October 12th at 6:15pm

    Environmental Committee Meeting & Discussion Bonnie Franson, ​AICP​, CEP will share with us her experience with APA​’s Advanced Specialty Certifications ​regarding AICP’s Certified Environmental Planner (CEP) and the Commission’s recent vote to change the program. In addition, we will be discussing Committee Goals as requested by the NY Metro Chapter and plans for meetings and events moving forward. […]

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