Establishes a political voice for architects and performs leadership outreach to policy makers and elected officials on matters of importance to AIA Dallas and its membership.

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August 23, 2022

Public Policy Committee Meeting

September 13, 2022

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Coffee & Conversation

September 27, 2022

Public Policy

The mission of the Public Policy committee is to help establish a political voice for architects and perform leadership outreach to policy makers and elected officials on matters of importance to AIA Dallas and its membership. The committee's goals and objectives are to develop policy positions on matters related to the built environment, urban design, and the practice of architecture. 

The AIA Dallas Board of Directors has issued the following position statements and recommendations:

AIA Dallas Statement on the Comprehensive Environmental and Climate Action Plan (CECAP)

AIA Dallas Statement on HB 2439

AIA Dallas Statement on I-30 Resolution

AIA Dallas Statement on Management of Fair Park

AIA Dallas Statement on Article X 

AIA Dallas Statement on Park Land Dedication Ordinance

AIA Dallas 2017 Bond Campaign Support

AIA Dallas Statement on Tree Ordinance Legislation

AIA Dallas Critical Facilities Funding Statement

AIA Dallas Fair Park Statement

AIA Dallas CityLab HS Support

AIA Dallas Trinity Parkway Position & FAQ's

Trinity Parkway Design Charrette Report Position

DART D2 Position

AIA Dallas IH-345 Position

AIA Dallas Reflectivity Ordinance Position

If you have a question about an AIA Dallas position, or if you have an advocacy issue that the Chapter should be aware of, please contact our Public Policy Committee chair, Ben Reavis, AIA.

For an overview of the history of AIA Dallas' urban design and civic initiatives, click here.