PLACE DYNAMICS LLC
We have completed more than 120 projects in 27 states, stretching from coast to coast. The summaries on this page are a selection of that experience.
Experience
Economic Development

Industry Targeting Study and Marketing Plan - New Hampshire
Targeting study to identify industries that may replace the declining paper manufacturing sector, along with a marketing strategy for business attraction. (summary)

Back Office Economic Development Strategy - Whitewater, Wisc.
Including a detailed background analysis, targeting study, development plan, and marketing strategy, this plan was a recipient of the International Economic Development Council's annual award. (summary)

Sustainable Economic Vitality Plan - Boulder, Colorado
Coordinating the efforts of many public and private partners, the plan identifies more than 40 strategies to promote sustainable economic development. (summary)

Industrial Park Feasibility and Design

Webster County Ag-Industrial Center - Fort Dodge, Iowa
At 1800 acres, this park is targeted to heavy industry related to agricultural processing and bio-chemicals. The plan addresses siting, market feasibility, infrastructure needs, conceptual design, costs, and implementation. (summary)

124th Street & Lisbon Road - Brookfield, Wisconsin
This plan addresses strategies to restore vitality to an aging industrial district. (summary)

Market Research and Strategies

Retail Strategy - Jamestown, North Dakota
Although focused on the downtown, the retail strategy recognizes the need to enhance the city's primary commercial center in order to keep consumers from leaving the trade area. (summary)

Hotel Feasibility Analysis - Point Coupee Parish, Louisiana
The study establishes the market potential and recommends alternative sites for a new hotel. (summary)

Northside Market Analysis - Madison, Wisconsin
Conducted to aid a neighborhood planning effort, the market analysis assesses the potential for retail and service, office, industrial, lodging, and residential uses. It recommends development and redevelopment strategies that respond to market conditions. (summary)

Downtown and Business District Vitality

Town Center Concept Plan - Tylertown, Mississippi
Including a market analysis and parking study, the plan for this small downtown included designs for additional parking, a pedestrian passageway, and the town square. (summary)

Downtown Plan - Appleton, Wisconsin
The Downtown Plan seeks to capitalize on a decade of growth, creating new opportunities for retail and entertainment, ans spurring redevelopment adjacent to the urban core. (summary)

Downtown Market Analysis & Leasing Strategy - Ripon, Wisconsin
Place Dynamics evaluated market conditions for retail, office, and residential uses in teh downtown, quantifying retail demand by square feet and type of store, and demand for housing units bby type. We then recommended approaches to recruit and site these uses in the downtown. (summary)

Community Planning

Comprehensive Plan - Appleton, Wisconsin
Culminating three years of effort, the plan will guide future growth and investment in the community, and policies related to land use, utilities and community facilities, transportation, economic development, natural resources, housing and neighborhoods, and parks. (summary)

East Side Growth Area Plan - McFarland, Wisconsin
This plan set realistic expectations for development of the last 900 acres of available land bordering the community. The plan includes a growth management plan setting a maximum pace of development. (summary)

Allen Creek and North Union Street Redevelopment Area Plan - Evansville, Wisconsin
Stretching from the edge of downtown past the city limits, the plan evaluates market opportunities and establishes pedestrian design through three distinct districts, accommodating different uses and progressive degrees of automobile accessibility. (summary)

Client Locations
3090 S. Country Lane
New Berlin, WI 53146
(262) 510-2131
Appleton, Wisconsin
Bay St. Louis, Mississippi
Belvidere, Illinois
Boone County, Illinois
Boulder, Colorado
Brookfield, Wisconsin
Buffalo Grove, Illinois
Chicago, Illinois
Colorado Springs, Colorado
DeKalb, Illinois
El Paso, Texas
Erie, Colorado
Excambia County, Florida
Evansville, Wisconsin
Federal Way, Washington
Fitchburg, Wisconsin
Fort Dodge, Iowa
Franklin, Wisconsin
Gallup, New Mexico
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Gurnee, Illinois
Hamilton County, Iowa
Hartland, Wisconsin
Holmen, Wisconsin
Idaho Falls, Idaho
Indianapolis, Indiana
Kirkland, Washington
Jamestown, North Dakota
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Lebanon, Tennessee
Little Chute, Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin
Mazomanie, Wisconsin
Manhattan, Kansas
McFarland, Wisconsin
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Minot, North Dakota
Monroe, Wisconsin
Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin
Munising, Michigan
Murrysville, Pennsylvania
Muskegon, Michigan
Nashota, Wisconsin
Nashville, Tennessee
New Hampshire (State)
New Haven, Connecticut
New Roads, Louisiana
North Blenheim, New York
Oak Grove, Wisconsin
Pewaukee, Wisconsin
Pleasantville, New Jersey
Port Arthur, Texas
Rapid City, South Dakota
Raymond, Wisconsin
Ripon, Wisconsin
Rockford, Illinois
Sarasota, Florida
Schoharie County, New York
Seattle, Washington
Sioux City, Iowa
Somerset, Wisconsin
Springfield, Massachusetts
St. Francisville, Louisiana
St. Joseph, Wisconsin
St. Petersburg, Florida
Stockton, California
Stoughton, Massachusetts
Stoughton, Wisconsin
Sturtevant, Wisconsin
Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
Sycamore, Illinois
Tacoma, Washington
Tylertown, Mississippi
Ward County, North Dakota
Waukegan, Illinois
Waukesha, Wisconsin
Waveland, Mississippi
Webster County, Iowa
West Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Whitewater, Wisconsin
Woodstock, Illinois
Zion, Illinois