Tennessee Chapter of the American Planning Association Welcome to the website for the Tennessee Chapter!
The mission of the Tennessee Chapter of the American Planning Association (TAPA) is to provide professional development opportunities using various training platforms for our state-wide members thereby fostering an environment for higher ethical standards in decision-making and accountability.
2021 Virtual Spring Retreat February 25-26, 2021 Save the Dates!
Due to the ongoing pandemic, the Tennessee Chapter will not be able to host an in-person Spring Retreat this year. However, we hope you can join us February 25th and 26th (Thursday and Friday) for our first ever Virtual Spring Retreat!
2020 Fall Conference Update Get it Done Fridays in November and December
As previously announced, the Fall 2020 Conference will instead be a virtual one this year. Instead of having seminars clustered on one day, the Tennessee Chapter of the APA will be providing several opportunities for CM hours on Fridays in November and December. Sessions will be free and cover a range of topics. Click the link below for more info and to watch the sessions on-demand.
COVID-19 APA Launches New COVID-19 Resources Webpage
The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is having a significant impact on communities, and planners are on the front lines of response and recovery. APA is committed to providing resources, information, and tools to address your immediate needs and help you prepare for what is to come.