planning in the community and establish the organization
as a recognized leader in planning.
Support APA Arizona planning policy agenda at the state
legislature with the goal of creating an environment that supports informed
decision-making and creates great communities.
Actively inform decision makers about the potential
detrimental effects of cuts to planning budgets or policy or legislative
actions that will reduce the quality of planning in the state.
Support and advocate principles and policies that support sustainable
communities, affordable housing, transportation options, smart growth,
healthy living, environmental justice populations and good environmental
practices, including adaptation to climate variability.
Become a strong educator concerning planning issues in the
Provide leadership concerning future directions in planning
and public planning issues.
Be the unbiased source for technical information in the state
Support multi-modal transportation choice and accessibility.
member engagement with elected officials.