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Planning for Healthy Communities: Putting Environmental Justice into General Plans

Planning for Healthy Communities: Putting Environmental Justice into General Plans

October 16, 2017

Imagine a California of healthy and thriving communities, where urban and rural neighborhoods have the tools to help prevent and reduce industrial pollution, provide open space and local organic food, develop affordable housing, preserve local culture, generate good jobs, and ... Read More »

SDAPA Event Recap: Density + Design Workshop

SDAPA Event Recap: Density + Design Workshop

October 6, 2017

By 2050, the San Diego region is projected to grow by an additional one million residents. As the region urbanizes, it will continue to confront challenges associated with growth. A key issue has been – and will continue to be ... Read More »

“I am SDAPA”… Coleen Clementson – President of the California Planning Roundtable, 2017-2018

“I am SDAPA”… Coleen Clementson – President of the California Planning Roundtable, 2017-2018

October 4, 2017

Planners are tasked with many challenges within their field of expertise. And some planners go the extra mile to be involved in planning efforts and initiatives not only locally, but also throughout the state and beyond. Our very own Coleen ... Read More »

Housing in the San Diego Region: How Far Have We Come and What Is Left to Do?

Housing in the San Diego Region: How Far Have We Come and What Is Left to Do?

October 4, 2017

For several years, housing permitting and construction has been a topic of discussion among elected officials, community leaders, government and private agencies, and the general public. The lack of affordable housing throughout the region has led to concerns about the ... Read More »

PARK(ING) Day 2017: SDAPA’s “Young Planners Group” Co-Hosted a Successful “Parklet”

PARK(ING) Day 2017: SDAPA’s “Young Planners Group” Co-Hosted a Successful “Parklet”

October 4, 2017

On September 15, 2017, the Young Planners Group (YPG) of APA’s San Diego Chapter co-hosted a PARK(ING) Day “parklet” in downtown San Diego with the San Diego Chapter of Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP), Michael Baker International, and ... Read More »