PAS QuickNotes are plain-language briefing papers that explain emerging trends, future-focused topics, and important tools. Each QuickNotes offers a concise overview of a timely planning topic for practicing planners, plus links to more resources for further reading.
APA members and PAS subscribers have access to all editions of PAS QuickNotes. Others can purchase PDFs for $10 each.
Extended Reality for Planning (html | pdf)
Blockchain for Planners (html | pdf)
Planning With Foresight (html | pdf)
Urban Heat Resilience (html | pdf)
Climate-Resilient Pollinator Gardens (html | pdf)
Asset-Based Community Development (html | pdf)
Gender Mainstreaming (html | pdf)
Artificial Intelligence (html | pdf)
Managing Shared-Use Micromobility (html | pdf)
Site Plan Review
Conflicts of Interest for Planning Commissioners
Zoning for Mixed Uses
Planning and the Media
Public Notification of Land-Use Action