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Helping your community achieve sustainability and economic well-being.

Why do communities need to plan? A plan is a road map to achieve your goal. The process of planning brings diverse groups together, generates new ideas and approaches, and facilitates solutions that are supported by everyone involved. Whether regional or comprehensive, a master plan or a simple plan to integrate a park into a busy streetscape, it starts with understanding the ultimate outcome.

The plans we prepare provide clear direction and easy-to-follow action steps. They are tailored to meet the needs of the community and achieve your vision for the future. We do not offer one-size-fits-all solutions. The strategies set forth in our plans are based on the needs of the community, and they work! Our plans have enduring value and get implemented.

Are your sites truly ready for development? We can help you get them ready and get potential customers in the space faster.

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Wendel, a nationally recognized design, construction and energy services company (ESCO), is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Architectural Design Group, LLC (ADG), a leader in architectural design and planning in Wisconsin, to enhance its service offering and market reach in the Midwest United States. ADG’s expertise encompasses healthcare and educational facilities, as well …Read More


The Shovel Ready Spectrum

Many projects do not really start when the first golden shovel is ceremonially thrust into the ground. Often, before that momentous occasion arrives, the hard work of planning for a project has been going on behind the scenes for months, if not years. The expression “shovel ready” is a catch phrase in today’s economic development …Read More

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Colfax Health & Rehabilitation Center (CHRC)

  • Market: Healthcare
  • Services: Architecture, Master Planning, Interior Design, Planning, Mechanical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Civil Engineering

Park View Nursing Home

  • Markets: Healthcare, Multi-Family Housing
  • Services: Architecture, Engineering, Master Planning, Interior Design, Planning

NYS College of Ceramics at Alfred University

Inamori Kyocera Museum of Fine Ceramics

  • Market: Education
  • Services: Planning, Engineering, Interior Design, Sustainability

Mastic Beach Comprehensive Plan

  • Market: Municipal Government
  • Services: Landscape Architecture, Planning

Gates Circle Redevelopment Plan

Mixed-Use Urban Development & Focal Streetscape

  • Market: Private Development
  • Services: Landscape Architecture, Planning

City of Buffalo Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP)

  • Market: Municipal Government
  • Services: Landscape Architecture, Planning

Blacksburg Transit/Virginia Tech Multi-modal Transit Facility

Campus Plan and Feasibility Study

  • Market: Public Transportation
  • Services: Landscape Architecture, Planning, Architecture, Project Management

Lakeshore Shoreline Trail

  • Market: Municipal Government
  • Services: Grants, Geographic Information Systems, Planning, Surveying, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering

Sturgeon Point Bluffs Park Master Plan

  • Market: Municipal Government
  • Services: Grants, Planning, Surveying, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering

Regional Walkability Improvement Program

Walkability Audit and Action Plan

  • Market: Municipal Government
  • Services: Community Planning + Design, Planning

SUNY Buffalo State Bike Friendly University Plan

Campus Bike Planning Effort

  • Market: Education
  • Services: Geographic Information Systems, Community Planning + Design, Planning, Landscape Architecture

Lewiston Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Code Update

  • Market: Municipal Government
  • Services: Comprehensive Plan Update, Land Use Planning, Public Outreach, SEQR, Zoning, Community Planning + Design, Planning

Hartford Downtown North Redevelopment Master Plan

Urban Planning and Design

  • Market: Private Development
  • Services: Planning, Community Planning + Design

Cobblestone Lofts

Adaptive Re-Use Upscale Condominiums

  • Markets: Multi-Family Housing, Private Development
  • Services: Architecture, Planning

Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino

Planning, Stormwater and Steel Re-use

  • Markets: Hospitality & Gaming, Private Development, Water Wastewater Stormwater
  • Services: Construction, Engineering, Planning, Surveying, Sustainability

City of Greensboro

Operations & Maintenance Facility

  • Markets: Public Transportation, Municipal Government
  • Services: Architecture, Commissioning, Planning, Sustainability

Greater Lynchburg Transit Company

Kemper Street Transfer Facility

  • Markets: Public Transportation, Municipal Government
  • Services: Construction, Engineering, Architecture, Planning, Programming, Sustainability

Greater Richmond Transit Company

Broad Street Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Center

  • Markets: Public Transportation, Municipal Government
  • Services: Engineering, Planning, Architecture

Worcester Regional Transit Authority

Hub at Union Station

  • Markets: Public Transportation, Municipal Government
  • Services: Architecture, Engineering, Planning, Sustainability

Lac Courte Oreilles

Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home and Community Health Center

  • Markets: Healthcare, Private Development, Multi-Family Housing
  • Services: Architecture, Planning, Sustainability

Town of Newfane

Wastewater Treatment Plant and Sewer System Engineering Services

  • Markets: Water Wastewater Stormwater, Municipal Government
  • Services: Construction, Engineering, Surveying, Planning, Water Wastewater Retrofits, Grants

Try-It Distributing

CNG Feasibility Study, Design and Grant Application

  • Markets: Alternative Fuels & CNG, Private Development
  • Services: Engineering, Planning

Tecumseh Business Park

Access Road Construction

  • Markets: Municipal Government, Surface Transportation, Water Wastewater Stormwater
  • Services: Surveying, Engineering, Planning, Sustainability