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  

City of Las Vegas - Mobility Master Plan
Posted: March 18, 2015
The City of Las Vegas is undertaking a comprehensive planning effort to develop a 20-year vision for transportation in our city, known as the Mobility Master Plan. Click here for more information and to take a survey.
Convene for Green Conference
Posted: March 2, 2015
Green Chips is hosting the Convene for Green Conference on March 5, 2015 at the Rio Hotel Casino from 8am - 5pm. Click here for registration information.
Western Planner is going digital
Posted: December 30, 2014
Beginning in 2015, The Western Planner will continue to offer their beautiful printed magazine, plus they will be offering a digital option at an introductory rate of $15 per subscription. The first official issue for 2015 will be the February/March issue. Click here for the flyer, and click here for a subscription form. Please visit the Western Planner website for more information.
2015 Nevada Leadership Institute
Posted: December 1, 2014
The Nevada Leadership Institute announces dates for the 2015 schedule, which will be held in both Las Vegas and Reno. Here is the Las Vegas information and registration form, and here is the Reno information and registration form.
Fall 2014 Newsletter
Posted: November 17, 2014
Please click here to view the Fall 2014 edition of the Nevada Chapter APA Newsletter.
City of Las Vegas to sponsor PARK(ing) Day
Posted: September 15, 2014
The city of Las Vegas and its Parking Services Division is sponsoring PARK(ing) Day this year as a way to build community in the downtown area. The city will utilize 25 metered spaces on the 100 block of Seventh and Sixth Street and allow citizens to temporarily transform metered parking spots into temporary public parks on Friday, Sept. 19, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Click here for more information.

Events Calendar


Job Announcements

Planner II
- Las Vegas, NV
- March 31, 2015
- Click here for more information

Planning Director
- Las Vegas, NV
- April 8, 2015
- Click here for more information


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

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.