We integrate planning, design, and engagement to offer a unique meshing
of purpose, knowledge, hands-on techniques, and process skills.

 

We are proud of our practice, moving    “from insight to impact,”  where we work with you  to  create 
visions, plans and designs for sustainable communities and memorable places.

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Our planning practice helps you imagine the future you want and how to get there.

Our work ranges from regional-scale strategies (e.g. growth management plans) – to local  community, neighbourhood and downtown plans, to project and site-specific guidance.

KEY SERVICE AREAS

Regional Growth Strategies and Plans

Official Community Plans & Zoning By-Laws

Neighbourhood and Local Area Plans

Sustainabilty and Resilience Planning

Development Approvals

Policy Analysis and Policy Writing

Housing Needs Assessments

Research

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SERVICES

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Our design practice is rooted in sustainable placemaking. 

 

We design great places across scales, from vast regions to small parcels, by convening   skills  including policy planning, landscape architecture and engineering.

KEY SERVICE AREAS

Downtown Planning & Urban Design

Community  Master Planning

Conservation-based  Development Planning

Design Guidelines

Terrain Analysis,  3d Modelling & Rendering

Development Feasibility & Impact Analysis

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Our stakeholder and public engagement practice ensures broad, deep, and meaningful input to help inform decision making in projects of all sizes.

 

We use a variety of in-person and digital engagement tools to inform audiences, spark  meaningful dialogue,  and learn from the community. 

KEY SERVICE AREAS

Stakeholder Mapping

Engagement Strategies

Process Design, Event Management and Facilitation 

Indigenous Engagement

Organizational Development / Internal Engagement

Survey Design, Data Analytics & Infographics

Engagement Summary Report Writing and Presentation

Video scripting and production

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AN INTEGRATED PRACTICE

Cross-pollination of disciplines is at the core of our practice.

We believe that creating deep green, just, healthy communities is a complex process that requires us to weave together strands of input from many backgrounds and perspectives. Recognizing this, our team members have distinct and specialized skills to encourage meaningful dialogue between participants. Tapping into a range of perspectives on complex issues makes us all wiser, aligns our thinking and action, and creates robust solutions.