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February 26, 2018  

Volunteer Opportunity!

Calgary Urban Design Review Panel

APPI has been invited to put forward non-binding nominations for one appointment to the Calgary Urban Design Review Panel that will be a two year term. If you are a Registered Professional Planner (RPP) and interested in being considered as a nominee, please send an email confirming your interest and attach an expression of interest letter addressed to the Chair of the Panel with a resume of no more than two pages to the APPI office by 3:00 PM, Thursday, March 8, 2018. Click here for the terms of reference.

APPI thanks all interested members for their willingness to represent their professional institute, however, depending on the number received, the final decision and number of nominees to be put forward will be be determined by APPI Council.

PIBC Webinar - Innovation Lab #1 Tiny Homes

Wednesday, February 28  12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Pacific Time

Via online using Adobe Connect click here for cost and to register.

PIBC is pleased to present the first of three Innovation Labs on Market Affordable Housing!  Innovation Labs are meant to compliment the 2017 Fall Affordable Housing Webinars.  Speakers will present a number of innovative and creative housing initiatives and the challenges they face in delivering market affordable housing product.

APPI Council Call for Nominations Close Tomorrow!

The term of office for three members of APPI Council will conclude at the next Annual General Meeting and nominees are required to fill these Councillor positions. In addition, nominees are required for the position of President Elect which consists of a four-year term commencing April 27, 2018, and includes one year as President Elect, two years as President and one year as Past President.

All nominations must be filed with the Nomination Committee via the APPI office on or before Tuesday, February 27, 2018. Click here for details and the Councillor nomination form.


PLAN North West Call for Submissions

Did you know that PLAN North West accepts submissions for a broad range of topics in various formats? We invite you to consider submitting:

  • Book reviews
  • Travel experiences
  • Lessons learned
  • Planning history
  • Presentation summaries
  • Research results

The length of submissions can vary between 500 - 2000 words. In addition, you may propose an idea or abstract to the Editorial Board to receive feedback and support before submitting a complete piece.

Share your valuable experience with your colleagues and submit today! [email protected] The preparation of a submission can be used for CPL structured learning units. 




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PLAN North West goes Paperless - Environmently Sound and Saving Money

Effective January 1, 2018 future issues will be delivered electronically via email. If you would prefer to continue receiving PLAN North West in hard copy, please email [email protected]

​Planning Awards of Excellence Call for Submissions

Click here for detailed information and the application form. The deadline is 3:30 PM April 30, 2018.

CIP President's Award for Young Planners nomination deadline is March 2, 2018. Click here for details.




Save the date




APPI Annual General Meeting, Education Session and the 2018 Volunteer Celebration!

April 27, 2018 in Edmonton. Details to be announced.



Employment Opportunities


Director of Development

Posted: Feb 14, DREAM Unlimited Corp


Posted: Feb 21, Palliser Regional Municipal Services


Alberta Professional Planners Institute

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Phone: 780.435.8716
Toll Free: 888.286.8716
Fax: 780.452.7718

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