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The Urban Collaborative Wins Four National Design Awards from the Federal Planning Division of the American Planning Association

The Federal Planning Division of the American Planning Association recently recognized The Urban Collaborative, with four national design awards. These awards reflect great credit on the firm’s commitment to our clients, collaborative and participatory processes as well as the firm’s focus on sustainability planning on all scales. A blind peer review jury […]

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OAPA/APA WA speaker session

The Urban Collaborative facilitated a panel and session at the 2020 OAPA/APA WA Virtual Planning Conference: Growing Together. The session, Shaping the Public Realm in Oregon’s Small Towns, looked at three cities in Oregon and how, using three different methods, they worked with their communities to plan for a public realm […]

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Emporia – Lyon County Joint Comprehensive Plan wins highest honor – Award of Excellence in the Comprehensive Plan Small Jurisdiction Category – from the County Planning Division of the American Planning Association and the National Association of County Planners

Each year the American Planning Association (APA), County Planning Division (CPD) and its sister organization, the National Association of County Planners (NACP) gives out County Planning Project Awards. Comprehensive Plan Small Jurisdiction Category – Award of Excellence: Emporia-Lyon County Joint Comprehensive Plan, Kansas.  Plan ELC was developed by The Urban Collaborative. There are […]

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The Urban Collaborative Wins Five National Design Awards from the Federal Planning Division of the American Planning Association

The Federal Planning Division of the American Planning Association recently recognized The Urban Collaborative, with five national design awards. These awards reflect great credit on the firm’s commitment to collaborative and participatory processes as well as the firm’s focus on sustainability planning on all scales. A blind peer review jury led by […]

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Society of American Military Engineers awards the UC’s Installation Development Plan for Naval Support Activity Monterey (home of the Naval Postgraduate School) with the Grand Design Award in the Planning Design and Studies (Master Plan) Category

Congratulations to the NSA Monterey Team for the great work – Holly (PM), Jason (TL), Dede, Hesham, Jessica, Mike, and Joaquin.  And thanks to all of you who helped this team in many other ways – from SWOT maps to printing.

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The Urban Collaborative Wins Three American Planning Association – Federal Planning Division Awards.

The Federal Planning Division of the American Planning Association recently recognized The Urban Collaborative, with three national design awards. These awards reflect great credit on the firm’s commitment to collaborative and participatory processes as well as the firm’s focus on sustainability planning on all scales. A blind peer review jury led by […]

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Dr. Mark Gillem, keynote speaker at the 3rd Memaryat International Conference, speaking on the theme of Architecture and Urban Safety and Wellbeing

See more about the conference HERE (https://www.effatuniversity.edu.sa/English/conferences/Memaryat/Pages/default.aspx) The Urban Collaborative also led a workshop and capacity building session as part of the conference, facilitated by Mark, Hesham Issa, and Zoe Anton. The half-day workshop focused on Master Planning as a tool for community wellbeing. Participants included practicing professionals, professors, students, and municipal […]