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Sarah Kelly

Project Updates
February 12, 2018

Ready for the Next Step: Three Ohio Communities Adopt Plans!

What a journey it has been! We are proud to report that several communities with which we have worked have formally adopted their plans. In addition to OneDecatur, the comprehensive…
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Project Updates
February 8, 2018

Overland Park, Kansas Kicks Off Their Forward OP Vision and Strategic Plan Process!

On January 30th, Planning NEXT facilitated the Imagine Tomorrow Workshop with people who live, work, shop, worship and learn in Overland Park, Kansas. The Imagine Tomorrow Workshop was attended by…
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AwardsProject Updates
December 11, 2017

Another award from APA-Alabama!

Map for Mobile: Framework for Growth, the first Comprehensive Plan for Mobile, Alabama in over twenty years, has been honored with an award from the Alabama Chapter of the American Planning Association. With leadership from Mayor Sandy Stimpson, City staff, and a volunteer steering committee, the planning process brought together a broad range of community members to shape the multifaceted plan. Planning NEXT worked with…
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Project Updates
October 17, 2017

Who says you can’t go home…

Planning NEXT has been selected by Premier Health and the University of Dayton to develop a vision for 38 acres on South Main Street, the former home of the Montgomery County…
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Awards
September 29, 2017

GroveCity2050 wins award from APA-Ohio

We are pleased to announce that GroveCity2050 has been honored with an award from the American Planning Association’s Ohio Chapter! The award recognizes GroveCity2050 for Comprehensive Planning (Small Jurisdiction) and…
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Project Updates
September 16, 2016

Congratulations Rockville, Maryland!

On August 1, 2016 the City of Rockville, Maryland approved the Rockville Pike Neighborhood Plan, a corridor and area plan created to transform this high-traffic thoroughfare into a multi-model mixed use…
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Project Updates
June 6, 2016

Going for the Win in Decatur, Alabama!

The community is buzzing in Decatur, Alabama about this clutch moment: the kick-off the City's comprehensive planning process. Over fifteen years since Decatur's last comprehensive plan was adopted Planning NEXT is now commencing…
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Project Updates
May 16, 2016

Valparaiso and Madison, Indiana Present in America’s Best Communities Competition

During the last week of April, semifinalists in the America's Best Communities contest traveled to Durham, North Carolina for the penultimate round of the competition. Two Planning NEXT clients–Valparaiso and Madison, Indiana–were…
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Staff Activity
April 22, 2016

Building Multijurisdictional Consensus at the Central Ohio Planning & Zoning Workshop

Jamie Greene, AIA, FAICP will speak at a session at the 2016 Central Ohio Planning and Zoning Workshop in Columbus, Ohio on May 20, 2016. The one day workshop, presented…
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Staff Activity
December 16, 2015

Jamie Greene to Speak at APA National Conference

Jamie Greene, AIA, AICP will be speaking in two sessions at the American Planning Association's National Conference in Phoenix, Arizona on April 2-5, 2016. The first session, Unintimidated: Small Towns, Big Results, will also…
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