Floyd Lapp

Dr. Floyd Lapp, FAICP has more than 50 years of urban planning, development and transportation experience including affiliations with the Westchester County Planning Department, N.J. State Planning Department, Tri-State Regional Planning Commission, Kingsbridge-Riverdale-Van Cortlandt Development Corporation, Director Bronx Office of City Planning, Director of Transportation NYC Department of City Planning, Planner, Orange, N.J. Executive Director, South Western Regional Planning Agency, Sam Schwartz Engineering, Alexander and Moskowitz consultants.

Dr. Lapp is Adjunct Professor in Urban Planning at Columbia GSAPP since 2003. In addition to Columbia, he has taught at Cooper Union, City University Graduate Engineering, Manhattan College, Engineering, New York University, New School, Pratt Institute, Fordham University, Pace College and Yale University, among others.

Dr. Lapp is a member of American Planning Association Board of Directors, American Institute of Planners Chairman (two terms), NY Metro Chapter President (two terms) and New Jersey licensed professional planner.

His current fields of interest and research include: congestion pricing, bus rapid transit, transit oriented development, sustainable development as an on call urban planning and transportation consultant.


Course Semester Title Student Work Instructor Syllabus Requirements & Sequence Location & Time Session & Points Call No.
Pla6434‑1 Fall 2017
Intro to Transportation Planning
Floyd Lapp Built Environment
300 Buell South
TU 3 PM - 5 PM
Full Semester
3 Points