cropped-1su_1226-225x150.jpgAt their very best, cities are places of vibrant communities that nurture creativity. Working in partnership fosters innovative approaches to the making and remaking of cities, elevating debates about the urban condition to assert the role of design, planning and development of the best practices in the building of great places and strong communities.

Utilizing design research, analysis, engagement and partnerships  can demonstrate how design, policy, finance and development of the built environment enrich our collective quality of life. Through academic, governmental, for-profit and non-profit partnerships, the provision of strategic advice, planning services, design expertise and development capabilities can backed with metrics to showcase, scale and replicate community solutions. Learn more about Ideas and Action