Celebrating 7 Years of the Mentorship Program!

The Young Planners Group (YPG) of the San Diego Section of the American Planning Association (SDAPA) wrapped up its 7th Annual Mentorship Program last month with a Milestone Celebration at FruitCraft –Fermentery & Distillery. [...]

Carolina Ilic, AICP, in the Local Planner Spotlight

Our very own Carolina Ilic was recently recognized as both the SDAPA Mentorship Program’s Mentor of the Year and the San Diego State University (SDSU) School of Public Affairs’ Outstanding [...]

Tribal Planning in the San Diego Region

Did you know that the United States Constitution and treaties recognize Native American communities as separate and independent sovereign nations within the territorial boundaries of the United States? Tribes operate [...]

Join the APA Ambassador Program!

The APA Ambassador Program is a volunteer activity led by members of the American Planning Association with the goal of increasing awareness and understanding of the power and value that the [...]

Congrats 2018 Award Winners! Planners enjoy awards banquet in Coronado

The San Diego Section of the American Planning Association (SDAPA) held its end-of-season awards banquet on Thursday, May 17th, at Coronado’s charming Community Center.  The annual awards dinner is a [...]

Meet your APA Board Member: Joan Isaacson, Professional Development

Hi! I’m Joan Isaacson. After consulting in planning for 25+ years and taking advantage of the bounty of APA, I’m paying the real dues and now serving as the Professional [...]

NPC18 Experience: Women & Planning Division

One of the most enjoyable events offered at NPC18 in NOLA was the Women and Planning Division’s evening reception aboard an historic paddleboat on the Mississippi River. More than 200 [...]