In Memoriam

Dear NYU APA Chapter members,

 It is with deep regret to share with you the NY Upstate community has lost a friend and fellow planner.  Art Buckley, AICP whom has been a long standing NY Upstate Chapter Board member and Wyoming County Planner passed away on Monday.  As the Board’s Professional Development Officer Art dedicated his career to serve the community and promote the planning profession.  As a friend to many of you the Chapter Board wanted to share this shocking and sad news with our members.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday 1-3 p.m. in Attica, NY.  Please click on the following link to view his obituary:  On behalf of the APA membership and the Chapter Board a card will be sent to Mrs. Buckley extending our condolences along with a plant arrangement for the funeral service.  To share the words of a Chapter Board member Ben Syden, Art was, and will forever be, a large part of the Upstate Planning Community.  Please keep Art’s family and friends in your thoughts and prayers. 


Katie Evans, President

New York Upstate Chapter

American Planning Association

Art Buckley pictured with Marcia Kees, Rocky Ferraro, Barbara Johnston, and Ellen Parker at the NYU Chapter Conference on September 17, 2014