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Call for SVS APA 2018 Award Nominations

The SVS APA 2018 Awards Application is now available!

Nominate innovative plans and projects; distinguished APA members, agencies, and firms; and planning achievements in the Sacramento Valley Section.

Nomination packages need to include:

  • completed application (click here to download);
  • one page summary description + executive summary;
  • award criteria;
  • letter(s) of support (optional, not required);
  • a digital copy of the project/plan or a link to a website; and
  • five to ten digital images.

Nominations for the SVS APA 2018 Planning Awards are due April 20, 2018 at 5PM. Materials received after this date will not be accepted and will not be returned. Submit the nomination electronically, or send/drop off all application material to:

Amy Yang
Mintier Harnish
1415 20th Street
Sacramento, CA 95811

If you have any questions, please contact Amy Yang, SVS Awards Coordinator, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Descriptions of the following award categories can be found in the APA California Awards Program Policy document. All awards submittals must be in compliance with the policy. Award categories include:

  • Opportunity and Empowerment
  • Comprehensive Planning: Large Jurisdiction (pop. 100,000+)
  • Comprehensive Planning: Small Jurisdiction (pop. less than 100,000)
  • Implementation: Large Jurisdiction (pop. 100,000+)
  • Implementation: Small Jurisdiction (pop. less than 100,000)
  • Innovation in Green Community Planning
  • Economic Planning and Development
  • Transportation Planning
  • Best Practices
  • Grassroots Initiative
  • Public Outreach
  • Urban Design
  • Planning Advocate
  • Planning Firm (private sector)
  • Planning Agency (public sector)
  • Emerging Planning and Design Firm
  • Advancing Diversity and Social Change
  • Academic (Chapter award only)
  • Communications Initiative
  • Hard-Won Victories
  • Planning Landmark
  • Planning Pioneer
  • Distinguished Service
  • Distinguished Contribution
  • Section Activity
  • Planner Emeritus Network (PEN)

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