Get to know us.  The Capital District Planners Association dedicates time and resources to advance current planning principles and quality best practices through member-driven educational workshops and presentations, networking activities, and APA NY Upstate Chapter annual conferences.

WHY JOIN?  Because as a professional, you will expand your network, broaden your perspective, and stay up to date on contemporary, industry-wide issues.  And as a newly emerging planner, you will connect with a local multidisciplinary community and resources to foster your future career. 

Become a member


Join APA and become eligible for AICP certification.  Inquire more with CDPA.

NY Upstate offers a Chapter-only membership.


Get Involved

Looking to be more involved with the CDPA Section?

Ask about volunteer opportunities, or working with one of our sub-committees.



CDPA hosts a variety of networking activities.

As a sponsor, we invite you to promote to our professional audience.