about us

Our Purpose. Our Philosophy.

our mission

To ensure a viable future for the places of our past through community-based development, design and decision-making.

Our approach

We promote historic places as economic, resilient, dynamic and creative community assets. Our approach to protecting historic communities begins with collaboration, bring public and private partners together in the shared value of promoting historic places as the preferred place to live, work and visit.

our experience

Our expertise spans a broad range of planning, design, policy and community engagement activities. With projects ranging from negotiation of programmatic agreements to historic structures reports to web-based story maps and cultural-resource based hazard mitigation plans, our colleagues specialize in working with historic communities.