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  

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.

APA Website Upgrade
Posted: September 3, 2015
All activities on the APA website (www.planning.org) that require user login will be unavailable from 4 p.m. CT on Friday, September 4, through Sunday, September 6, as we perform an important system upgrade. Affected activities include registering for events, checking CM status or logging credits, reading APA publications, and purchasing products and services from the APA Store.

VisionLV 2035
Posted: August 21, 2015
The City of Las Vegas is seeking input on the downtown master plan. Click here for more information and to take a survey.

2015 DeBoer Awards
Posted: July 27, 2015
The application deadline for the 2015 DeBoer Awards is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 14th. Please complete and submit this application form if you would like to submit a nomination for an outstanding planing award and/ or a distinguished leadership award.  The awards will be presented at the 2015 Chapter Conference in Reno.  


Events Calendar

 

Job Opportunities


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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.