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7th Annual Awards For Excellence in Sustainability

APA-SCD is excited to announce that the nomination period for the 2020 Awards is now open! 

The Sustainable Communities Division Awards for Excellence in Sustainability is an annual program that honors projects, plans, policies, individuals, and organizations dedicated to supporting sustainable communities. Each year, the award winners are announced during the annual National Planning Conference.

Entries are accepted through 5:00 p.m. (EST) on Saturday, January 18, 2020.

For more information, please visit the Awards page.

e-Bulletin for 08/22/2019

In this issue:

  • Washing DC’s new Anacostia River crossing
  • The good and bad news in California greenhouse gas emissions inventory

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e-Bulletin for 08/08/2019

In this issue:

  • Milwaukee’s green infrastructure
  • Building dementia-friendly communities

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e-Bulletin for 07/25/2019

In this issue:

  • Startups moving from suburbs to cities with good transit
  • Dangerous head waves in cities
  • And more!

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e-Bulletin for 07/11/2019

In this issue:

  • Cargo bike and cycle delivery
  • Urban heating mitigation strategies
  • And more!

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e-Bulletin for 06/27/2019

In this issue:

  • Turn parking garages into on-demand economy hubs
  • Empowering employees to achieve sustainability goals
  • And more!

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e-Bulletin for 06/13/2019

In this issue:

  • Copenhagen’s Self-draining Sidewalks
  • Senate Bill on 5G Infrastructure Regulation
  • And more!

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