Welcome! Economic Development Division
The Economic Development Division's mission is to advance the practice and state of the art of economic development planning by increasing the understanding of economic development as a key element of public policy at all levels of government, and to promote it as a critical element of the neighborhood, community, regional, and national planning process.
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What's On Your Mind? Fall 2023 News & Views
In our Fall 2023 issue, check out these great reads!
- Membership Survey Results
- Notes From The Chair: Fall - Transition to Success
- Feasibility Perspectives
- More Student Views
2023 Economic Development Division Awards Best practice, Innovation and Student Awards
The Economic Development Division was pleased to honor the winners of its annual awards program at a reception at Fado Irish Pub, a few blocks away from the Pennsylvania Convention Center, APA’s annual conference headquarters in Philadelphia. Nearly 75 members attended the event, which doubled as an annual business meeting for the Division and the New York State Chapters. Congratulations to all our award winners!