The Nevada Chapter of the American Planning Association  is an official Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA). We are a member organization of professional planners and planning officials who serve Nevada communities in many ways, at all levels of government, the private sector and not-for-profit organizations.

Nevada News  

Nevada Planner - Spring 2016
Posted: April 29, 2016
The 2016 Spring Edition of the Nevada Planner is available online here.

Save the Date - Annual State Conference 
Posted: April 18, 2016
Save the date for October 16th - October 19th for the Nevada Chapter of the American Planning Association State Conference. Click here for more information.

National Planning Award for Outreach
Posted: April 15, 2016
Southern Nevada Strong
The City of Henderson received the American Planning Association's 2016 National Planning Excellence Award for Public Outreach for its leadership and innovative approach to resident and stakeholder engagement during the three-year Southern Nevada Strong process. Click here for more info.

Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada Survey
Posted: March 14, 2016
The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada is asking for your help. Please take a moment to fill out this survey (it should take less than five minutes) to help prioritize transportation projects.

RFP for Downtown Reno Action Plan
Posted: February 5, 2016
The City of Reno is seeking a qualified consultant or consultant teams to develop a tactical plan for addressing challenges in Downtown Reno and to identify strategies that will lead to investment and revitalization. Closing date: 3/1/16. Please click here to view the RFP.

APA National Conference
Posted: February 4, 2016

Stake out your spot at planning’s big event. Join the crowd at APA’s National Planning Conference, April 2–5 in Phoenix. The program is packed with 400 activities including: a masters series for experienced planners, events for emerging professionals, 10 tracks on targeted topics, 50-plus mobile workshops, and APA’s Career Zone. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it in Phoenix. Sign up by February 4 for members-only savings. Register here.

Fall 2015 Newsletter
Posted: November 30, 2015
Please click here to view the Fall 2015 edition of the Nevada Chapter APA Newsletter.

Subscribe to Western Planner
Posted: September 8, 2015
Established in 1979, The Western Planner focusses on providing information about the unique aspects of planning in the West. The Journal is published five times a year. Click here for more information about subscribing, and click here for the Western Planner website.


Events Calendar

 

Job Opportunities

Senior Planner - Long Range Planning
- City of Henderson
- Closing date: 5/31/16
- Click here for more info


Scholarships

Bob Genzer/APA Scholarship
- University of Nevada, Las Vegas
- Click here for more information
 

Western Planner

Established in 1979, The Western Planner focusses on providing information about the unique aspects of planning in the West. The Journal is published five times a year. Click here for more information about subscribing, and click here for the Western Planner website.

Planetizen News


Best Practices

The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy and the Sonoran Institute have partnered to provide a resource of best planning practices in the West and around the country. Check out the website here.