State Government Affairs

APA's State Government Affairs program provides insights on state policy trends that have an impact on planning across the country, engages state-level partners, and supports chapter level policy and advocacy programs.

State Government Blog Posts

Stay updated on state policy and advocacy trends that are influencing your local community.


Chapters Take the Lead at the State Level

Planners and APA chapters actively engage on policy and advocacy efforts at the state level. Watch a short video below to learn more about how planners are involved in the states to influence policy outcomes.

Get Involved!

Connect with one of our 48 chapters to learn more about the legislative program in your state.

Join the Planners' Advocacy Network to help shape policy outcomes as planner.

Access APA state resources and best practices for state legislative liaisons and chapter leaders.