Confronting uncertainty is the very reason planning is so critical

Uncertainty and ambiguity make planning more difficult and more important. A community plan can help mitigate issues and provide a road map with directions depending on circumstances. The future belongs to those who plan for it. We move communities toward what’s NEXT.

Whether maintaining momentum, steering the future or completely altering a trajectory, we cultivate a shared vision and develop a well-founded action plan.

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Moving communities toward what’s NEXT.

Here are the stories of communities from Athens to Columbus to Valparaiso in which ideas become vision, vision becomes a plan, and the plan becomes what’s NEXT.

September 11, 2021

Two decades after 9/11, remembering the legacy of Imagine New York

At the twenty-year anniversary of 9/11, that tragic day is still imprinted on our minds. For us, it is also…
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September 7, 2021

Join Planning NEXT for “Zoom Towns” webcast Friday, Sept. 10!

Join Planning NEXT's Senior Project Manager Sarah Kelly for a live webcast discussion this Friday, September 10 from 1-2:30 pm…
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May 12, 2021

Delaware Together Comprehensive Plan is Adopted, Setting a High Standard for the Growing Central Ohio Region

Twenty years ago, City of Delaware community members worked in partnership to re-invest in the City’s historic Downtown and transform…

The future holds the greatest thing: possibility.

Our work represents what we believe. At the core of every enduring community is a planned future mindful of people, place and character.


Creating, transforming and revitalizing communities. Ready for planning NEXT?

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