Indiana Chapter - American Planning Association


OCRA Planning Grants Available!

Posted on July 27th, by Aletha Dunston, AICP in Grants. No Comments

Fellow Planners:

As the new Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Manager for the State of Indiana, I’d like to clear up some misconceptions I had as an 8 year Planning Director regarding OCRA’s Planning Grant Program.

  1. There are planning

NSA CRANE – Joint Land Use Study

Posted on February 18th, by Jill Ewing in Economic Development and Military Installation Reuse. No Comments

How do you plan for compatible growth around a 98 square mile (64,000 acres) military facility, located in three counties? This is the question that Naval Support Activity (NSA) Crane and the associated counties of Greene, Daviess and Martin were …

Stellar Communities Program Offers More Than Financial Benefits

Posted on April 6th, by Aletha Dunston, AICP in Comprehensive Planning. No Comments

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Indiana’s Stellar Communities Program is a dream come true for planners. Although it has the opportunity to inspire millions of dollars in investment in your community – Stellar is more than a grant. Stellar is a designation bestowed upon two …