New York Planning Federation
Serving as a resource for the planning and zoning community since 1937
Sound Planning for New York State
We foster orderly growth and development balanced with the protection of natural resources.
Workshops and Training Programs
Welcome to the premier source for comprehensive, cost-effective education and training certification for those involved with planning at the local, regional and statewide levels. Join our collective network of partnerships, resources, forums, workshops, trainings and advocacy.
Benefits of Membership
NYPF members receive discounted rates on training, publications, and the annual conference, and the also receive our newsletter, “Planning News”.
The “members only” section of the website has training modules on SEQR, planning board and ZBA duties, site plan review, comprehensive planning, and other topics. These training modules help members fulfill their annual four-hour training requirement. Learn More