2017 CPF Scholarship – due May 1, 2017

Apply by May 1st for a 2017-2018 CPF Scholarship!  The California Planning Foundation (CPF) is pleased to announce its 2017 scholarship program for outstanding planning students enrolled at eligible professional planning degree programs in the state of California.  Scholarships are awarded to students seeking to enter the planning profession based on an application and selection process by the CPF Board. ...

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APA CALIFORNIA Launches Planners4Health Six-Month Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1st, 2017 The American Planning Association California Chapter (APA-California) has been selected as one of 28 APA state chapters to participate in the $1.5 million grant-funded Planners4Health initiative. The initiative will focus on building capacity at the chapter level to create stronger, healthier communities statewide by fostering greater coordination between planners and public health professionals. Chapters ...

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APA California Legislative Update

APA CALIFORNIA LEGISLATIVE UPDATE DECEMBER 2016 By Paul Clark, AICP, Vice Director – Policy Throughout this year of 2016 I have been focusing attention on four planning related bills progressing in the state legislature: AB 2501 (Housing: density bonuses): This bill and the next are by the same Assemblyman, Richard Bloom (D: Santa Monica, District 50). AB 2501 addressed density ...

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