Knox inspires and leads through decades of service
Northern Section honors Naphtali Knox, FAICP, whose 52-year planning career included 17 years as editor of Northern News, in an unedited tribute by his peers.
Design thinking: Re-inventing urban centers post-pandemic
Livermorium Plaza, the City of Livermore’s recently redesigned and rededicated urban space that celebrates the atomic element, Livermorium, offers insights…
Meet a local planner: Aleida Andrino-Chavez, AICP, PTP
Transportation planner Aleida Andrino-Chavez, AICP, PTP, shares her story of struggle and resilience while migrating from war-torn El Salvador to…
Book Review: Palo Alto – A history of California, capitalism, and the world
Reviewer Asher Kohn deftly unpacks author Malcolm Harris’s sprawling history of Silicon Valley and its worldwide impacts.
Inspired filmmakers document unique perspective on place
A new short film by Dooster film production company celebrates urban trail and open space infrastructure in the Bay Area…
Northern Section News & Announcements
Happy New Year, Northern Section! Each new year offers an…
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2023 election results
Elizabeth (‘Libby’) Tyler, FAICP, was elected Director-Elect, and Veronica Flores…
CAL FIRE releases updated fire hazard severity zone map for public comment
After years of planning and collaboration with fire scientists, firefighters,…
Upcoming free event: Napa Sonoma ADU webinar
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New Year | New Northern 2023
Join us for APA Northern Section’s first in-person event in over a year! Catch up with fellow APA Northern Section members, make new connections, and welcome 2023 at what’s sure to be a memorable event!