Pre-Application Urban Design Reviews - Municipal Standards
Know what the community and municipal planners are looking for before making a preliminary rezoning application. Cityscape Design Inc. provides the same high-standard pre-application urban design reviews that are conducted in-house at municipalities to help ensure a smoother and more time-efficient process. Cityscape Design Inc. provides pedestrian oriented urban design expertise to the development industry to help meet/exceed Public Hearing expectations in the pre-design phase for walkability, sense of place, vibrancy and scale.
Streetscape Design + Guidelines
Design guidelines are a great way for municipalities to demonstrate to communities that the quality + sense of place that was promised in an OCP review or planning study will get delivered. Cityscape Design Inc. works with municipalities in creating context-specific urban design guidelines as well as providing on a contract-basis municipal urban design reviews for rezoning applications. Associated design-based community engagement options are also available.
To stay competitive and progressive, developers and municipalities will need to rethink community design to address climate change + covid-19, neighbourhood attractiveness + identity, social connectedness and urban food security. Cityscape Design Inc. offers the public and private sectors smart growth-based, walkable, vibrant and affordable neighbourhood + master planning consulting, with an edge for understanding public/market lifestyle desires, including the associated civic political context.
+ Post-Covid Recovery + Economic Equity + Climate Friendly Cities + Walkability + Vibrancy + Social Media vs Place Based Social Connectedness + Affordable Housing + Equity + Public Spaces + Social Resiliency + Micromobility + Curbside Management + Autonomous Vehicles + Data Collection + Privacy + Smart Tech + Democracy + Public Capacity Building + Process + Happiness +
Urban Design + Place Making