Urban Design

Yellow Swings

​Design

We collaborate in the design of projects, provide design review, and contribute design expertise to area plans, master plans, vision plans, and community investment plans. We also develop design standards and guidelines for rezoning plans and new development.

Area Plans, Master Plans, and Vision Plans

  
  
Description
  
  
  
  
Cross Charlotte Trail/Planning/UrbanDesign/Design Photos/XCLT Trail Photo 1.jpg
http://charlottenc.gov/charlottefuture/CIP/Pages/CrossCharlotteTrail.aspxNew tab
Gateway Multi-Modal Station/Planning/UrbanDesign/Design Photos/Gateway Sta Photo 2.jpg
http://charlottenc.gov/cats/transit-planning/facilities/Pages/gateway-station.aspxNew tab
North Tryon Vision Plan/Planning/UrbanDesign/Design Photos/N Tryon Vision Photo 1.jpg
http://www.northtryon.org/New tab
South End Vision Plan/planning/urbandesign/Design%20Photos/SEVP_PromoLink.jpg
http://historicsouthend.com/live/south-end-vision-plan/New tab

​Community Investment Plan Projects

  
  
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Five Points Plaza/planning/urbandesign/Design%20Photos/5PointsPromoPhoto.jpg
http://charlottenc.gov/Projects/Pages/FivePoints.aspxNew tab

​Design Standards/Guidelines/Reviews

  
  
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Streetscapes/planning/urbandesign/Design%20Photos/StreetscapePromoPhoto.jpg
/planning/urbandesign/Pages/Streetscapes.aspxNew tab
Unified Dev. Ordinance/Planning/UrbanDesign/Design Photos/UDO Trumpeter Link Photo.jpg
What Can U DO?
https://charlotteudo.org/New tab
Urban Design Standards/planning/urbandesign/Design%20Photos/DesignGuidePromoLinkPhoto.JPG
/planning/urbandesign/Pages/Urban-Design-Standards.aspxNew tab
Urban Reviewshttp://authoring.charlottenc.gov/planning/urbandesign/Design%20Photos/UrbanRevPromoPhoto.JPG
/planning/urbandesign/Pages/Urban-Reviews.aspxNew tab

​Design Services​

  
  
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Branding and Identity
/planning/urbandesign/Pages/Branding-and-Identity.aspxNew tab
Wayfinding/Planning/UrbanDesign/Engage Photos/WayfindingPromoLink.jpg
/planning/urbandesign/Pages/Wayfinding.aspxNew tab

Urban Design Staff

Grant Meacci, PLA, LEED AP

Program Manager + Urban Designer
Grant.Meacci@CharlotteNC.gov
704-336-8308

Lorna Allen, PLA

Principal Planner + Urban Designer
Lorna.Allen@CharlotteNC.gov
704-336-8321

Erin Chantry, LEED AP ND, CNU-A

Principal Planner + Urban Designer
Erin.Chantry@CharlotteNC.gov
704-432-4493

Alan Goodwin, AICP

Planning Coordinator + Urban Designer
AGoodwin@CharlotteNC.gov
704-432-3418

Monica Holmes, AICP, CNU-A

Planning Coordinator + Urban Designer
Monica.Holmes@CharlotteNC.gov
704-336-8316

Rachel Stark, PLA

Principal Planner + Urban Designer
Rachel.Stark@CharlotteNC.gov
704-336-8319