The CalPlanner is APA California’s digital newsletter, providing members with the latest information on a broad range of planning topics and issues as well as offering news, updates and announcements on planning activities from around the state.

CalPlanner‘s content is generated by planning professional who have relevant insight and expertise to share with APA California members. It is therefore an effective platform to generate discussions about best practices, innovative approaches and everyday “how to” tactics deployed within the profession. Please consider writing an article, crafting a position, submitting planning tips, contributing photos/images, or recruiting other planning professionals to contribute.

Articles for consideration in the CalPlanner should be sent to Ellie Fiore, Vice President for Public Information and Editor at [email protected]. Please refer to the CalPlanner Editorial Guidelines.

Current Issue of the CalPlanner

The CalPlanner 2022 Conference Issue is available! Learn about this year’s conference theme, events, Big Conversations, Chapter announcements, including the Board of Directors elections, scholarship opportunities, and the latest legislative update.

We welcome feedback and alerts to any errors.

Download the PDF version: CalPlanner 2022 Conference Issue

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