Regional Planning

Regional Sustainability Planning & Implementation

Some planning challenges demand regional solutions. In addition to serving local governments, White & Smith works with regional planning agencies on both the planning and implementation side.

Case Studies

Atlanta Regional Commission Plan 2040 Implementation
White & Smith recently completed an implementations strategies project for Plan 2040, metro Atlanta's plan to accommodate sustainable growth over the next 30 years. The report analyzed peer regional planning organizations and provided recommendations for plan implementation. For this project, White & Smith developed an extensive digital research library that includes thousands of files on the cutting edge of regional sustainability. 

See our Plan 2040 Implementation Strategy Report for the Atlanta Regional Commission at

Other representative clients:
  • Atlanta Regional Commission
  • Twin Cities Metro Council
  • Spokane Regional Transportation Commission
  • Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning Commission
  • Truckee Meadows Regional Planning Commission
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Hillsborough County, Florida
  • San Antonio, Texas
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Kansas City, Missouri