Upcoming Events

All panels and conferences are taking place online as part of the regionwide mandate to slow the spread of COVID-19. We look forward to hosting in-person breakfasts and infrastructure tours and seeing our members again when it is safe to do so.

  • Exploring President Biden’s Urban Agenda

    How will the Biden Administration approach urban policy and planning? The nation’s leading planning organizations — Metropolitan Planning Council from Chicago, SPUR from the Bay Area, and RPA from the New York metro region — will discuss what the shift in leadership means for the future of US cities.


    Jan 29, 2021

    3:30-5pm EST


    • MarySue Barret
    • Calvin Gladney
    • Alicia John-Baptiste
    • Tom Wright
  • Equitable Policy for NYC Neighborhoods

    Citizens Housing and Planning Council, Regional Plan Association, New Yorkers for Parks, and community advocates will brief candidates for office in New York City on the policy challenges and solutions around three intersecting priorities critical to creating a more equitable city: housing, parks, and open space, transit and infrastructure.


    Feb 10, 2021

    12-1:30pm EST

    Keynote Opening Remarks

    • Maria Torres-Springer


    • Adam Ganser
    • Jessica Katz
    • Derrick Lovett
    • Maulin Mehta