Committees


  • Mentorship Program 2018 Event

    We hope that you are all enjoying the end of the summer. We have selected a date and venue for our final event in the 2018 Mentorship Program: When: Wednesday, September 26th, 7pm – 9pm Where: Upstairs of Amity Hall in Manhattan (80 West 3rd Street, http://www.amityhallnyc.com/) Please RSVP to let us know if you […]

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  • Call for Nominations- APA NYM Chapter Awards

    Each year, the APA New York Metro Chapter bestows recognition on individuals, organizations, and projects that exemplify the best of the metropolitan region’s planning work. The awards are meant to highlight excellence in the field and inspire planners of the next generation. The APA New York Metro Chapter awards encompass a variety of achievements and […]

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  • The City Planner Book Club Focuses on the Environment – Part I

    Recent selections of the facebook-based City Planner Book Club (affiliated with the NYMetro APA) offer powerful accounts of the catastrophic consequences, for human and ecosystem health, of pollution and habitat destruction. These include Silent Spring, the 1962 classic on the dangers of pesticides, Tom’s River, the  Pulitzer Prize winning case study on the poisoning of a New […]

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  • MWBE Panel and Networking Event on Planning and Design

    On Tuesday, May 22nd 2018 the APA NY Metro Chapter Diversity Committee (DivComm) in partnership with New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) hosted an event during NYCxDesign week featuring Minority and/or Women Owned Business Enterprises in the urban planning, design, and landscape architecture fields. The event was […]

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  • NY Waterfront Press Clips

    QNS.com: TF Cornerstone expands on plans for Long Island City waterfront sites (Link) Chelsea Now: The West Side Needs a Study for Ferry Service (Link)

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  • NY Waterfront Press Clips

    Seatrade Cruise News: Average crew/passenger spend in NYC balloons to $300 (Link)

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  • NY Waterfront Press Clips

    6sqft: The second phase of Hunters Point South Park will be ready for visitors by summer (Link) Jewish Voice: NYC Ferry Service to Lower East Side Starts This Summer (Link) NY1: NY Wheel Update (Link)

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  • NY Waterfront Press Clips

    News 12 BX: NYC Ferry Service Expected to Launch from Soundview This Summer (Link) 6sqft: NYC Ferry routes coming to the Lower East Side and the Bronx this summer (Link) CBS: NYC Ferry Expansion Project Announcement (Link) Pix 11: Construction Starting on Lower East Side NYC Ferry Dock (Link) NBC 4: Ferry Expansion Announcement (Link) […]

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  • NY Waterfront Press Clips

    Viewing NYC: New East River Ferry Route Connecting LIC, East Village, and Lower East Side Coming This Year (Link)

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  • NY Waterfront Press Clips

    LIC Post: LIC Electeds Reject City’s Plan to Build 1,000 Units on Public Land, Rally Planned (Link)

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