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American Planning Association
Rhode Island
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Meetings are eld on the tird Friday of every month and run from 4PM-5:30PM. All are welcome to attend! Zoom link: Join Zoom...
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Join us for a free, day-long training camp lead by instructors from the National Alliance of Preservation Commissions (NAPC) designed to make your commission work easier and stronger! (All camp sessions qualify for AIA and...
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The 2022 Southern New England Conference of the American Planning Association (SNEAPA), one of the best learning experiences for planners and associated professions in the region, will be held in person in Providence on...
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APA RI is one of 47 chapters and 20 divisions of the American Planning Association

We are a non-profit public interest and research organization dedicated to urban, suburban, regional and rural planning. With over 150 members, APA RI is made up of planners at all government levels, private consultants, local planning board members, landscape architects, environmental scientists, lawyers, engineers, professors, students and other professionals dedicated to sound planning principles.


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Our Mission
Our mission statement is to "positively shape the planning profession by providing a forum for the understanding and application of sound planning principles within the State of Rhode Island and to provide leadership in the development of vital communities by advocating and recognizing excellence in community planning." We do this through advocacy, networking, outreach and professional development.

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