Livable Centers Initiative, Stone Mountain, GA

A quaint community with great potential, Stone Mountain is an Atlanta suburb named for the prominent granite mountain that looms on the edge of the city. Well known for its emphasis on the arts, the city has worked diligently to capitalize on its proximity to one of Georgia’s most popular visitor attractions, while trying to […]

Downtown Trans. Plan, Findlay, OH

Downtown Transportation PlanLSL Planning led a multi-disciplinary team charged with developing a transportation plan for Downtown Findlay. This collaboration with Findlay- Hancock Economic Alliance was spurred in part by an announced $80 million expansion of Marathon Petroleum Company’s downtown campus. Marathon cited the need for a more vibrant, walkable downtown to retain and attract young […]

Corridor Plan, Michigan Street, MI

LSL led a large team to create a land use and multi-modal transportation plan for the Grand Rapids “Medical Mile” around the Michigan Street corridor on the edge of downtown. This area includes a wide range of uses, including a regional hospital, Michigan State and Grand Valley State University campuses, small business districts and a […]

Corridor Plan, Farmington, MI

Grand River Corridor PlanThis key regional spine is plagued by an excessive width, dispersed land uses and outdated development patterns. Working with a multi-jurisdictional Corridor Improvement Authority, LSL Planning helped develop a plan to spark reinvestment. Success of the plan relied heavily on extensive public and stakeholder input, whose values and aspirations, balanced with today’s […]