Welcome to the home of the American Planning Association's Kentucky Chapter - APA-KY. We are an association that brings together practitioners, planning officials, students, and interested citizens into a single and stronger community development forum. APA-KY is dedicated to promoting planning statewide in order to enhance the quality of life in Kentucky. We provide current information on planning issues, practices, and techniques. We are advocates for good planning in national, state and local forums.
For nearly 30 years APA-KY has worked to make the Commonwealth a better place for all Kentuckians. Today we continue our mission of promoting responsible planning practices at all levels. From new urbanism to multimodal transportation options, smart growth to the green revolution; APA-KY is on the cutting edge of planning issues facing Kentucky and America today. Please take a look around our site to learn more about all we do. If you have any questions please contact us.
2023 APA KY Spring Conference Announced. For the first time since 2019, the Spring Conference is back! Call for sessions is open now. Learn more.
Call for 2023 APA KY Award Nominations. Know a planner or project in KY that deserves some recognition? Nominate them.
Congrats to 2021 APA-KY Scholarship Recipient Cidnei Johnson. Cidnei is in her second semester as a graduate student in the Master of Urban Planning program at the University of Louisville. Read more.
Dennis Gordon Receives The William Bowdy Award