News Articles Timeline

  • March 08, 2017

    2017 Planning Awards - Today APA Louisiana Chapter recognized three exemplary projects, two Louisiana Great Places, and two officers who have served our chapter diligently and effectively for a number of years. Click...
  • February 28, 2017

    Thanks to our Sponsors! - Each year APA-LA sends out a call for support to businesses, agencies and individuals throughout our state inviting their participation in promoting excellence in planning practice, and building...
  • February 10, 2017

    EBR Parish Land Development Code Changes - On Wednesday, January 25, the Capital Section conducted their first Lunch and Learn of 2017.  Hosted by the East Baton Rouge Planning Commission, the Section joined with the local ASLA and AIA...
  • Jeffrey Goodman, Lydia Jemison, Fred Neal Jr.

    October 26, 2016

    Meeting Our Legislators in D.C. - From September 17-20, APA held the 2016 APA Policy and Advocacy Conference in Washington D.C. In a previous article, I wrote about several of the sessions that stood out for their importance and...
  • Fred Neal, Jr. AICP attended the 2016 Policy & Advocacy Conference in D.C.

    September 30, 2016

    Planners’ Day on the Hill - From September 17-20, APA held the 2016 APA Policy and Advocacy Conference in Washington D.C. During the three-day conference planners from all over the country discussed various planning and policy...
  • logo of National Community Planning Month - October 2016

    September 23, 2016

    National Community Planning Month - Established in 2006, National Community Planning Month is celebrated each October as a way to highlight the role of planners and the importance of good planning in our communities. Across the country...
  • AICP logo

    September 23, 2016

    AICP Exam Content Outline - revised for May 2017 - Changes have been made to the AICP Certification Exam which will be implemented starting with the May 2017 testing window. A new content outline has been adopted and is displayed below....
  • Officer Election Results badge

    September 15, 2016

    Officer Election Results 2016 - The APA 2016 consolidated elections results have been received. Please join us in congratulating our incoming Executive Committee and Section Officers. New faces are highlighted in green....
  • August 22, 2016

    FEMA Flood Data - Preliminary flood depth grid and other data relevant to the August 2016 flooding in south Louisiana has been released by FEMA and is available for online viewing and raw data download. These are...
  • Louisiana Swipe Map of August 2016 flooded areas by ESRI

    August 19, 2016

    NOAA Imagery of Flooded Areas - Lynn Dupont has forwarded a link to a mapping application prepared by ESRI's Disaster Response Program utilizing recent imagery provided by NOAA's Remote Sensing Division. This is available for all...

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