Maryland APA

The Maryland Chapter of the American Planning Association

Our annual conference occurred on Friday, June 2, 2017 in Annapolis and was a success! The presentations are now up and can be selected for download here

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2017 MPCA OUTREACH PROJECT
The Maryland Planning Commissioners Association's Outreach (MPCA) project kicked-off on Friday, June 2 at the Maryland APA Conference in Annapolis. MPCA, in collaboration with the Maryland Department of Planning, will conduct the effort over the Summer of 2017 with an online survey and a series of seven regional focus group meetings throughout the state.  Please see the info here.

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Welcome to the Maryland Chapter of the American Planning Association's Website.  Our mission is to make great communities happen in Maryland by offering continuing professional development and other valuable services to our members that will enable them to excel in their practice. We advocate for excellence in planning, promoting education and citizen empowerment, and providing our members with the tools and support necessary to meet the challenges of growth and change. We hold a bi-annual conference, produce a quarterly newsletter, offer continuous opportunities to network, and experience new and varied educational opportunities across the state.

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APA Policy and Advocacy Conference


  • Loews Madison Hotel 1177 15th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20005 United States (map)

https://planning.org/policy/conference/

The annual Policy and Advocacy Conference takes place in Washington, D.C. The program presents:

  • Sessions on federal, state, and local concerns
  • Advocacy training
  • Deep dive on issues likely to impact planners over the next decade at our annual Daniel Burnham Forum on Big Ideas
  • New thoughts on policy topics every planner should understand

Planners' Day on Capitol Hill

 

MEET WITH YOUR CONGRESSIONAL REPRESENTATIVES AND SPEAK OUT FOR GOOD PLANNING

In a single, action-packed day, experience:

  • A policy briefing, orientation, and advocacy training
  • Meetings on Capitol Hill
  • A congressional luncheon
  • Celebration and debriefing
Later Event: September 30
AICP Exam Prep Course