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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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  • New Rochelle article in December issue of 2018

    SKIN IN THE GAME The New Rochelle Model is an innovative market-based redevelopment process. And it’s working. Continue reading the article issued in December issue of 2018 of the Planning Magazine HERE.

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  • Message from the Chapter President 1-4-19

    Happy new year! I hope everyone had a restful and enjoyable holiday season. As we start the new year, I want to express my gratitude to the outgoing and incoming Executive Committee—as well as the broader leadership team—for their dedication and hard work on behalf of the Chapter, and to encourage all Chapter members to […]

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  • William H. Whyte Award for creativity and ingenuity in planning

    La Marqueta Concept Plan One of New York City’s original public markets, East Harlem’s La Marqueta was established in 1936 and hosted 300 merchants at its peak. In 2017, City Council, the EDC, and local community stakeholders engaged WXY to undertake stakeholder engagement process and a feasibility study to develop a framework for future investments […]

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  • Meritorious Service or Achievement Award to recognize work of unusual merit or achievement

    The Greater Nyack Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan The Greater Nyack Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan (Master Plan) provides a road map for safety and mobility improvements for the Nyack river villages and the entire Nyack school district.  Administered by the Village of Nyack and its stakeholder partners in the Nyack School District and the […]

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