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  

Posted: January 26, 2017
Luncheon: Expanding Transit Choice in Southern Nevada
APA Southern Nevada Section and ITE Nevada Chapter are hosting a luncheon on Thursday February 16th from 11:30am - 1:30pm at the Center. Click the image below for more info.

Posted: January 19, 2017
NV APA Membership Technical Report
The University of Nevada Center of Economic Development completed a report of the membership of the Nevada Chapter of the American Planning Association. Click here to view the report.

Posted: November 28, 2016
YouTube Channel

Click here to view the NV APA YouTube Channel with videos from the 2016 NV APA Conference.

Posted: October 25, 2016

Fall Newsletter

Posted: October 25, 2016
Signage Workshop
This is a professional development opportunity that will help you and your staff learn about what can often be a complex and controversial issue – the drafting and enforcement of sign codes. Planning for Sign Code Success is a day-long event taking place on Thursday, November 17th at Gordon Biersch in Las Vegas, NV. Click here for the registration form.

Events Calendar


Job Announcements

Project Manager
- Praxis Consulting Group, LLC
- Reno, NV
- Click here for more info


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.