The City of Fort Wayne is updating its plan for the Southeast quadrant of the city. As part of the effort, they have engaged a team led by YARD & Company to uncover possibilities for growth and development in key areas with a focus on a 3-5 year implementation horizon.
YARD joins Code Studio and Nelson\Nygaard in developing and piloting new form-based codes in Cleveland neighborhoods.
As part of 2019 RNNC keynote, YARD will work with the Mount Vernon Park neighborhood and conference goers to temporarily transform Fairfax Street into a multicultural bazaar.
YARD & Company is working with an interdisciplinary team to develop and activate an economic and real estate development strategy as part of the rebuilding of Wilson, North Carolina’s US 301 into a more walkable, bike-friendly and transit-supportive street.
YARD & Company’s Joe Nickol hosts a panel about building change movements with panelists who are on the front lines of growth and change in their revitalizing community.
The City of Newport has been selected as the first CONNECT Challenge City.
YARD & Company worked with the City of Trotwood to envision what growth could look like along its primary arterial, East Main Street, and develop a strategy for how to get there.
YARD & Company is creating the development and implementation strategy for Virginia Beach, Virginia’s Resort Area Strategic Action Plan.
YARD & Company will be cohosting three events at this year’s Congress for New Urbanism in Louisville, Kentucky. Learn more here.
Check out the launch of the Downtown Loveland Strategic Development Plan.
Join YARD & Company, the Erie Downtown Partnership and the City of Erie in welcoming the 2019 Pennsylvania Downtown Center Conference to Erie with a tactical make over of Machine Alley starting Sunday, 2 June 2019.
YARD & Company’s Neighborhood Playbook was given the Kentucky chapter of the American Planning Association’s 2019 Award for Outstanding Planning Tool last week at the organization’s annual spring conference.
YARD will be sharing its Opportunity Zone reinvestment experience and demand discovery approach with the Kentucky chapter of the American Planning Association.
Here at YARD & Company, we’ve had an exciting start to the year! Our first quarter was filled with new projects, partnerships and visits to exciting places around the country. We keynoted conferences, started and wrapped up master planning efforts, helped clients think through and begin reinvestment implementation and added new team members. Thanks for following our story!
Homebase has engaged YARD & Company to oversee the organization and creatively activate its new brand and mission.
Louisville and Cincinnati have a lot to share with each other and the world. This year’s CNU 27 in Louisville is a perfect venue for this exchange.
You are invited to join YARD & Company and BLDG for a meetup over food and the Neighborhood Playbook. We will share how your Main Street can use the Demand Discovery process to uncover new growth and investment potential. Participants will receive lunch and a copy of the Neighborhood Playbook. Space is limited to the first 20 registrants. We look forward to meeting you there!
Developers plan to use 4 acres at the northeast corner of Reading Road and Martin Luther King Drive to kick off what is expected to be a four-phase, $500 million mixed-use development.
In 2019, YARD co-launched a new privately-led infrastructure challenge called CONNECT.
YARD and Calfee Zoning are taking the stage at one of Ohio’s largest planning conferences to share ways smart regulation and development phaseology can work together to unlock extraordinary growth.
This ‘Giving Tuesday’ we are proud to announce that we will be supporting four nonprofit organizations that are uniquely effective at actively and inclusively growing cities and communities. The four groups listed below are full of energetic and results-driven individuals who collectively are changing how places can change.
YARD is excited to announce our move into the new Novel co-working space in Downtown Cincinnati! Novel, located in the historic Hooper building, is a perfect partner as they have locations across the country in many of the same cities where YARD is currently working.
YARD to join panel helping neighborhood leaders integrate placemaking into their community development work.
World Town Planning Day is celebrated in 30 countries on four continents each November. It is a special day to recognize and promote the role of planning in creating livable communities.
YARD to share our experience in two sessions: Creating the Best Blight-Fight Toolbox and Tools for Neighborhood Transformation.
YARD has been engaged to help think through the future of Covington’s City Hall and civic commons.
YARD & Company and Strong Towns to keynote Pennsylvania’s largest planning conference in Erie.