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Local Code Drafting Workshop (and Happy Hour to follow!)

Friday, September 28 2018
2:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.
Myrtle Banks 3rd Floor Conference Room
1307 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard – New Orleans

The workshop will include local ordinance drafting staff within the Metro area; as well as expertise from a local attorney.  Attendees will have a unique opportunity to share ordinance-drafting best practices, to collaborate in addressing challenges faced by local government drafters, and to develop relationships with other participating local governments.

Code Drafting Workshop flyer


Metro Section Elections

Run for Office!

Interested in running or know someone that would be excel in an APA leadership or support position?  Encourage them to work on a short bio for membership consideration, because nominations will be addressed by the Election Committee in September.  Section by-laws containing information about Section Officers, duties, elections, advocacy, meetings, etc. can be downloaded here.

Volunteer for the Election Committee!

We're seeking three non-officer members to serve on the Metro Section Election Committee which must be formed during September 2018. If you're interested, please send your contact information to Section Director Alex Carter at


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New officers effective January 1, 2017.



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