Planning and Design

Where will we live? Where will we shop? Can we make it functional and beautiful? Can we make it better? Our planners and designers brainstorm, plan, revise, revisit, and wrestle with all sorts of questions, while collaborating with communities, developers, and regulators. Together, we transform the most compelling questions into answers and ideas that unite people around a common vision: a better neighborhood, a better town, a better community.

To us, planning is a strategic tool that can unlock today's most challenging issues. It is reflective and forward-thinking, involving the partnering of diverse and innovative ideas to foster greater success.

Ken Schwartz is a Senior Vice President and the Planning Service Leader at VHB.

Ken Schwartz, AICP

Senior Vice President, Planning Service Leader


  • Community Planning

  • Landscape Architecture

  • Land Planning

  • Urban Design

  • Transportation Planning

  • Resiliency Planning

  • Entitlements

  • Healthy Community Design

  • Public Engagement

  • Zoning