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.

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Legislative Update Luncheon
Posted: July 11, 2017
Join Southern Section APA and ASPA members for a legislative update luncheon at The Center (401 S. Maryland Parkway) on July 26th from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm. Legislators will discuss key achievements from this past legislative session, biggest changes, and bills that affect public agencies and planning. Cost is $20, and lunch is provided by Three Square. 1.25 CM will be available. Please RSVP to

AICP Exam Scholarship
Posted: June 26, 2017
For those non-AICP members who will take the November 2017 AICP exam, here is an application for a reduced exam fee scholarship. The deadline to submit the scholarship application is 5pm on 8/11/17. E-mail for more info.

2017 DeBoer Awards
Posted: June 7, 2017
Calling all award nominees! Please complete and submit this application form to nominate a project for an outstanding planing award or someone for a distinguished leadership award. The awards will be presented at the 2017 Chapter Conference in Carson City.

Posted: April 28, 2017
NV APA Conference - Call for Sessions
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Please fill out this form to submit a session for the 2017 Nevada APA Annual Conference.

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Posted: March 7, 2017

2017 Nevada APA Conference

Posted: March 2, 2017
Great Places in America
APA is accepting nominations through May 10 for 2017's Great Streets, Great Neighborhoods, and Great Public Spaces. Nominate your favorite place in Nevada today!

Great Place in America

Posted: March 2, 2017

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Job Announcements

Principal Planner
- Nye County, Pahrump
- Closes 7/28/17
- Click here for more info

Planning Manager
- Washoe County
- Closes 8/02/17
- Click here for more info

Senior Planner
- Lyon County
- Open until filled
- Click here for more info

Associate Planner
- Lumos & Associates
- Reno, NV
- Click here for more info

Entry Level Planner
- Rundell Ernstberger Associates
- Indianapolis, IN
- Click here for more info

Director of Community Development
- Nevada Rural Housing Authority
- Click here for more info

Nevada Planning Guide

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 the Western Planner website.

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