Planning + Urban Design

Seeing the Big Picture

Visionary projects start with an idea and an ambition to build places that will enhance the community and enrich our culture. Ultimately their success depends on human response, which is shaped by the three-dimensional arrangement of buildings, infrastructure, and open space. We strive to find the ideal balance between environmental protection, economic viability, and social fit. Our broad knowledge of building types grounds our planning in reality and sets the stage for built environments that work.

tvsdesign Planning + Urban Design Services Include:

Strategic Design Consulting:
- Site analysis
- Development programming
- Project benchmarking
- Visioning

Development Master Planning:
- Site design
- Architectural, landscape and infrastructure design guidelines
- Regulatory documentation
- Marketing graphics

A New Vision for Chicago's McCormick Place

Chicago’s proposed site plan emphasizes people/historic preservation and sustainability

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