GPA News

Georgia Walks Summit Call for Proposals

posted on November 21st, 2017  |  Read more

The Georgia Walks Summit is a statewide gathering of transportation and public health professionals, elected officials and community advocates committed to making our streets and communities great places to walk!

GPA to posthumously honor Mike Williams at the 2017 Fall Conference in Columbus

posted on September 25th, 2017  |  Read more

Michael C. Williams, local planning director and friend to many in our chapter passed away on September 13, 2017 of cancer.  Michael was a native of Atlanta and graduate of Fulton High School.  He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography from West Georgia College and a Master’s Degree in City Planning from the University of Southern Mississippi.

Updated APA Membership Welcomes the Next Generation of Planners

posted on July 27th, 2017  |  Read more

Big changes are coming to the American Planning Association!  Beginning on July 11, APA student membership will be free to any full- or part-time student actively matriculated in any university or college degree program. APA also will offer two years of reduced dues to help bridge the gap between university and professional life.  First-time members will enjoy discounted introductory rates as well.