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“I am SDAPA”… Bill Anderson, FAICP, Former National APA President

March 11, 2016

Reflections from Having Served as President of National APA It was a busy few years. During my time as President of APA, I was invited to speak at 23 state chapters.  I represented APA at national conferences of allied organizations ... Read More »

Gentrification vs. Revitalization Event: Thoughts from SD APA’s Diversity/Inclusion Director

Gentrification vs. Revitalization Event: Thoughts from SD APA’s Diversity/Inclusion Director

March 7, 2016

On Friday, February 19, 2016 the San Diego Section of the CA APA hosted its first luncheon program of the year, entitled “Gentrification vs. Revitalization: Planning Policies to Help Prevent Displacement.” For all of us APA volunteers who put the ... Read More »

Event Recap: Gentrification vs. Revitalization

Event Recap: Gentrification vs. Revitalization

March 4, 2016

Gentrification has been a growing concern in the San Diego region. In our attempts to revitalize and improve our neighborhoods, we end up displacing lower-income families and small businesses that can no longer afford to stay in the area.  On ... Read More »

Lunch & Learn Recap: Planning for Equity & Inclusion

Lunch & Learn Recap: Planning for Equity & Inclusion

March 2, 2016

On Thursday, January 28th, a panel consisting of professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds helped elevate environmental justice and social equity issues through a meaningful lunch and learn for participants of the Young Planners Group of the San Diego ... Read More »