Latest News and Events
- February Section Happenings! February 8, 2018
February 6 and 7, Public Policy Workshop and Tour: Participate in a tiny homes and infill project tour, and policy workshop right here in Tallahassee. Sponsored by APA-FL, and hosted by the local Capital Area Section; see the website for registration and CM information: http://www.floridaplanning.org/event/public-policy-workshop-tiny-houses-more-mobile-tour/
February 23, What is Incremental Development? An afternoon with John Anderson: Join the Capital Area Section for an afternoon with R John Anderson, founding member of the Incremental Development Alliance, to learn about the movement that is championing small developers who invest in projects celebrating local character and enriching existing communities; 2 CM Credits pending; Register with Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/r-john-anderson-incremental-development-alliance-tickets-42220585909
- January Section Happenings January 16, 2018
Happy New Year Capital Area Section! Planning Happenings in and around our area!
Jan. 24, from 6 – 8 pm: Why We Love Where We Live, sponsored by Leon County Citizens Engagement Series at The Gatherings in Tallahassee. 1.5 CM Credits. Register here.
Jan. 25, from 7 – 9 pm: Saving Our Cities in the Trump Era, sponsored by Florida State University at the William Johnston Building, Room 2004. 1.5 CM Credits. No registration necessary
Jan. 30 at noon: Tentative Capital Area Section Executive Committee Lunchtime Meeting. TBD. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more detail.
- December 2017 Activities November 21, 2017
December 9th – Apalachicola Estuary and River Tour
An all day event for Capital Area Section members! The Section is hosting an Apalachicola Riverkeepers’ boat tour of the Apalachicola estuary and river. The event offers participants an opportunity to hear about this unique Apalachicola ecosystem, to learn about the on-going interstate water resources litigation, and to view the physical features of the bay. Before or after the tour, participants are invited to participate in a walking tour of Apalachicola, guided by local host or other members of the Capital Area Section. Look up the event on facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/events/493148711084969/ OR respond by December 7th to Devan Leavins at email@example.com
December 21st – Capital Area Section End of Year Meeting 2017
Please join us on December 21st at Beef O’Brady’s in Midtown Tallahassee from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for our end of the year meeting where we will conduct regular business including adoption of a budget, setting of the schedule for 2018, and discussion of professional development opportunities. There will also be food and a little fun too! RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Capital Area Section APA Florida – Quarterly Meeting July 14, 2016
The Capital Area Section of APA Florida will be hosting the 3rd Quarter 2016 meeting on August 5, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Conference Room at the Renaissance Center located at 435 N. Macomb Street, Tallahassee, Florida.
There will be a time to meet and greet the Capital Area Section officers and other Capital Area Section members. The Section Bylaws will also be addressed. Members are encouraged to attend and share ideas about what they would like the Section to accomplish and what planning related activities they would like to see in the Capital Area. A light lunch will be provided.
The meeting will be followed by the webinar Planning for Religious Land Uses in an Age of Religious Diversity and Lawsuits. This webinar is approved for 1.5 Law CM Credits.