Conference in the News

Read what the media are saying about the 2012 National Planning Conference in Los Angeles.

Jakarta is sinking itself into the ocean
The Atlantic Cities
April 26, 2012

In a Harsh Economic Climate, New Opportunities for Designers
The Dirt
April 26, 2012

Las Vegas City Neighborhoods Fare Worse Than Suburbs
Reason Foundation
April 25, 2012

Thoughts from the National American Planning Association Conference
Tvgaconsultants
April 24, 2012

Planning expert seeks to help Memphis get growth priorities in check
Commercial Appeal
April 22, 2012

Young professionals from China and US discuss future cities
China Daily news
April 20, 2012

Understanding the Trends from the APA Conference
PlanningTech
April 20, 2012

Thumbs up from America's planners: "Everything is happening in LA right now"
LA Streets Blog
April 19, 2012

20 Years Later: The Ambiguous Legacies of the Los Angeles Riots
Places
April 19, 2012

The biggest x-factor in the housing market? Where baby boomers will choose to retire
Atlantic Cities
April 18, 2012

Three paths to large-scale urban regeneration
Atlantic Cities
April 17, 2012

Planning is key against rising seas
Netherlands Embassy
April 17, 2012

YNDC deputy director speaks at American Planning Association National Planning Conference
Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation
April 17, 2012

Former San Diego planner elected president-elect of American Planning Assn.
San Diego Union-Tribune
April 17, 2012

The spontaneous activities on 4th street during CicLAvia
LA Streets Blog
April 17, 2012

Former San Diego planner elected president-elect of American Planning Association
San Diego Union Tribune
April 17, 2012

Plans for "LA's French Quarter" between South Park and FiDi
Curbed LA
April 17, 2012

Winds of Change Blow Through APA 2012
Planetizen
April 17, 2012

Rise of Megapolians may require regions to up their game
California Planning & Development Report
April 16, 2012

Governor receives national award for planning leadership
Conduit Street
April 16, 2012

O'Malley gets deserved recognition for Md.'s smart land use policies
Baltimore Sun
April 16, 2012

Take a look back at another wonderful CicLAvia
Curbed LA
April 16, 2012

Los Angeles: A city of neighbourhoods or of cars?
State of Vancouver
April 16, 2012

Putting the 'gay' in West Hollywood
Topix Hollywood
April 16, 2012

Making WeHo Gay
Curbed LA
April 16, 2012

Re-launch of Next American City
Curbed LA
April 16, 2012

Los Angeles hosts a 10-mile-long block party
Marketplace
April 16, 2012

O'Malley gets deserved recognition for Md's smart land us policies
Baltimore Sun
April 16, 2012

Is the era of smart growth over?
California Planning & Development Report
April 15, 2012

CicLAVia's Aaron Paley on the spectacle's trajectory, notions of public space
The Planning Report
April 15, 2012

Unplanned L.A.? Think Again
The Atlantic Cities
April 11, 2012

CicLAVia raises $12,000 to open streets to pedestrians
Daily Sundial
April 11, 2012

Unplanned L.A.? Think Again
The Atlantic Cities
April 11, 2012

Planning Los Angeles book, edited by David Sloane, now available
Urban ethics and theory
April 6, 2012

(We Won't) forget it, Jake
NBC Los Angeles
April 6, 2012

APA Seeks to Rejuvenate Planning Profession at National Conference in Los Angeles
CP&DR
April 4, 2012

Planning Los Angeles: An Interview with David C. Sloane
Planetizen
March 30, 2012

CICLAVIA to transform 10 miles of LA Streets
La.com
March 22, 2012

Planners to Descend on LA
CurbedLA
March 16, 2012

Enhancing Social Equity Through Green Infrastructure
Heal the Bay

NFPA talks planning and regulatory tools
Firewise Communities
March 8, 2012