Let There Be Light(s)

Holiday decor in the business districts – seems simple enough, right? Not so much. It requires coordination, collaboration, funding and working electricity!

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Organic Growth vs Intentional Development

Saturday morning’s iGov session was a gift to those of us wishing we were still in grad school:  a somewhat academic but intriguing overview of urban planning, values-based economic development and the role of community engagement in designing plans and strategies to direct growth, investment and density.  The workshop provided both context and commentary on…

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like…

Holiday Decor.  It has been one of our most straightforward yet challenging projects this year.  You’ll know in a month if we succeeded. Most retailers count on the holiday season for up to 30% of their annual sales.  The number is higher for small boutiques.  To attract customers, shop owners rely on their own marketing,…