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The University of Texas at Arlington // School of Urban and Public Affairs

Institute of Urban StudiesInstitute of Urban Studies

         

The Institute of Urban Studies is equipped to provide these crucial services effectively and with measurable results:

Planning Projects

  • Comprehensive plans
  • Corridor plans
  • Economic development plans
  • Feasibility studies
  • Parks, recreation, and open space plans
  • Performance measures
  • Strategic plans
  • Strategic management systems
  • Thoroughfare/transportation plans

Research Projects

  • Market area studies
  • Multiyear studies for state and federal government
  • Neighborhood development research
  • Retail analysis
  • Site selection
  • Surveys

 

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Training

The Institute of Urban Studies is available to provide training for your community or municipality:

  • Best practices in development
  • Public facilitation
  • Public officials’ land-use law
  • Site plan review

Please contact us if you have questions or would like us to work with you to develop a specific training series.

Workshops

The Institute of Urban Studies is available to host or provide workshops for your community or municipality:

  • Community engagement
  • Planning, platting, and zoning (the basics)
  • Plat review
  • Site plan review

Please contact us if you have questions or would like us to work with you to develop a specific workshop.