Position Statements

  • Planning for the Far West Side/Hudson Yards

    The New York Metro Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA) represents more than 1,000 practicing planners, designers, engineers and others involved in planning for the region’s communities. The Chapter addresses planning issues affecting the physical, social, and economic environment of the metropolitan region, encompassing New York City, Long Island (Nassau and Suffolk Counties) and […]

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  • Rebuilding Lower Manhattan Post 9/11: Metro Chapter Expresses Concerns About Proposed Memorial Designs

    APA’s New York Metro Chapter played a prominent role in both civic and professional efforts in the immediate aftermath of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and is continuing to provide its planning experience and technical expertise to ongoing rebuilding initiatives in New York City and the region.   excerpt: The Metro New […]

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