We dedicate time and resources to advance current planning principles and quality best practices through member-driven educational workshops and presentations, networking activities, and Chapter conferences.

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

Become an APA 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 at events, or working with one of our sub-committees.




CDPA hosts a variety of networking activities.  Let’s work together. 

We invite you to be front and center, and a part of the promotional conversation.