Influence Decision Making

For the most part, planners work behind the scenes, helping to define problems and outline actionable solutions. In order to influence decision making and make a profound impact, planners must engage tools and resources to best showcase the importance of an issue and what can be done at the local level.

Policy on Healthy Community Planning

Resource Guide for Healthy Community Planning

Economic Development Road Map for Washington Cities

Resources for Affordable Housing

APA WA Awards Criteria: Social Equity

Washington Growth Management Act's Impact on Farmland Conservation

Sustainable Infrastructure: A Toolkit for Planners 


Inclusive Growth

Adaptive Planning for Climate Resilience

Regional Collaboration

Building a Local Workforce with Capital Investments