April 1, 2022
APA’s Urban Design & Preservation Division brought planning skills to the Town of Center, Colorado, in a pilot program called the Design-Preservation Rapid Assistance Team (D-PRAT).
November 11, 2021
Uncovering JAPA: By exploring the outcomes of Montgomery County, Maryland's, transfer development rights program, author Li Fang provides a strong case for adjusting the standard practices around TDR program evaluations.
August 26, 2021
Uncovering JAPA: Understanding the intersection of planning and historic preservation in comprehensive planning documents in Portland's historically-Black Albina neighborhood.
October 22, 2020
Uncovering JAPA: What do quantitative methods reveal about LGBTQ neighborhood development and historic preservation?
September 26, 2019
Uncovering JAPA: Engaging community members in storytelling can reveal forgotten heritage and draw new maps of the past.
November 21, 2017
If tax reform is intended to spur economic growth and investment, it should retain historic tax credits (HTCs) — an incentive for boosting private investment in the rehabilitation of old buildings.
August 31, 2016
Mayor Bob Buckhorn of Tampa, Florida, explains why parks are so important to his growing city.
June 17, 2016
Historic preservation district authority is threatened by state legislation that focuses on funding and the freedom of property owners to alter their property.
March 30, 2016
Conflict is perhaps endemic to the preservation process in which the goals of city planners and historic preservationists are not always the same.
March 24, 2016
The Spring 2016 issue of the Journal of the American Planning Association (JAPA) examines the legacy of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.