July 20, 2023
Equity in Practice: East Oakland partners to address food insecurity.
May 4, 2023
Uncovering JAPA: Future planners should be prepared for the politics of planning, especially the challenging role of planning in conflict cities aiming to protect food systems.
April 13, 2023
Uncovering JAPA: Smaller-scale ethnic food businesses contribute to community health and well-being but also boost the local economy.
March 16, 2023
Uncovering JAPA: Little research has considered equity implications of zoning policies to reduce access to unhealthy foods. This simulation study aims to understand impacts and outcomes.
Agrivoltaics — or the placement of a solar energy system on the same parcel of land as agricultural production — and wildlife-friendly solar practices can help communities capture multiple benefits from large-scale solar development.
June 3, 2022
The topic of large-scale solar development in rural communities doesn't have to be controversial. Learn how local officials and developers can work together to clear up the misconception that these two land uses cannot co-exist.
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 5, 2021
Uncovering JAPA: Understand the work that remains in regional food systems planning to make them more equitable.
June 25, 2020
Uncovering JAPA: Does digital urban agriculture mean the end of small scale growing?
August 29, 2019
Uncovering JAPA: What does it look like for planners to not simply involve communities but ensure they have agency and can lead?
August 31, 2016
Mayor Bob Buckhorn of Tampa, Florida, explains why parks are so important to his growing city.
July 26, 2016
Sandy Pernitz, the Seattle city staff person who works directly with the Beacon Food Forest, tells the tale of how the community rallied around an innovative project in food systems planning.
July 26, 2016
How Douglas County, Kansas became a nationally recognized leader in food systems planning.
July 20, 2016
The Growhouse in Phoenix's Roosevelt Row, named a Great Neighborhood in 2015, turned a dry, vacant lot into a productive urban farm.
July 12, 2016
As a part of the Growing Food Connection partnership, APA recently unveiled a series of policy briefs for planners and decision makers that help tackle local issues in food systems planning.