Maryland APA

The Maryland Chapter of the American Planning Association

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 biennial conference, produce a regular newsletter, and offer regular educational and networking opportunities to our members across the state.


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What Does E-Commerce Mean For Cities?

  • Churchill Room Gelman Library 2130 H Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20052 United States (map)

While E-commerce has disrupted many industries, its future impact on urban areas remains unclear. Coverage in the media suggests an all-out retail apocalypse -- is that likely? Panelists Melina Cordero, Americas Head of Retail Research, CBRE, Ballston BID CEO Tina Leon, and Developer Walt Petrie discuss how cities will respond to the changes wrought by the internet.

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