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  • Covid-19 Action Plan

    APA and the NYM Chapter have been closely tracking the escalating COVID-19 pandemic, with the health, safety, and welfare of those we serve uppermost in our minds. As a precaution to keep the members safe and healthy, in line with recommendations by CDC and the governments, all currently scheduled in-person events in the near future […]

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  • Call for Nominations for APA NY Metro Chapter & National Division/Student Leadership Positions — due April 24, 2020

    Interested in helping to shape the future of the New York Metro Chapter or other components of the APA organization? Consider running for a position and/or nominating one of your colleagues by clicking “Submit Nomination” on the APA elections webpage. The deadline for potential candidates—including submittal of position statements—is April 24, 2020. Online voting will begin in July, 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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  • 2019 APA-NYM Chapter Annual Conference

    Join us for this year’s Chapter Annual Conference, together with hundreds of regional planners, officials, students, and allied professionals, on October 18th, at Scandinavia House 58 Park Ave, New York, NY.   More details HERE

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  • APA-NYM Letter to Congress: Surface Transportation Reauthorization in 2020

    Last month, important steps were made toward surface transportation reauthorization in 2020 with the bipartisan vote to approve the America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act. As critical work moves forward on transportation and infrastructure, the NY Metro Chapter’s Executive Committee voted to sign on to the letter to Congress in support of the Surface Transportation Reauthorisation in […]

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  • 2019 ASLA, AIA, APA Annual Conference

    The Big Picture: Large-Scale Developments in NYC September 13, 2019 9:00am-5pm, Center for Architecture Large-Scale Developments – from Battery Park to Hudson Yards to future rezonings throughout the five boroughs – have shaped and will continue to shape the physical fabric of New York City’s built environment. This conference encourages cross-pollination among the professions of architecture, […]

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  • Registration is now open: 2019 APA-NYM Annual Conference

    Join us for this year’s APA New York Metro (APA-NYM) Chapter Annual Conference, together with hundreds of regional planners, officials, students, and allied professionals. Registration is now open, more information HERE.

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  • APA-NYM Event Space for Chapter Committees and Members

    APA NY Metro Chapter (APA-NYM) is now offering free event space in Lower Manhattan to Chapter Committees and Chapter members hosting CM credit events. As of June 1, 2019 two rooms will be available to reserve on weekday evenings at LMHQ, a not-for-profit co-working space owned by the Alliance for Downtown New York. APA-NYM is […]

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  • Cycling in the City: A 200 Year History – APA NY-Metro Chapter Museum Tour

    Join the APA-NY Metro Transportation Committee and Arts + Culture Subcommittee on a privately-guided tour of the Museum of the City of New York’s newest exhibit: Cycling in the City. Cycling in the City traces the bike’s transformation of urban transportation and leisure and explores the extraordinary diversity of cycling cultures in the city, past […]

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  • APA-NYM congratulates Joel Albizo as new CEO of APA and AICP

    The APA NY Metro Chapter thanks the APA Board of Directors and staff for their thoughtful and comprehensive search for the new CEO of APA and AICP, and we congratulate Joel Albizo, FASAE, CAE, as he steps into this critical role on April 8, 2019. Mr. Albizo has more than 30 years of association management experience, […]

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