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Brown Daily Herald Reports on NBBJ’s Thayer Street Planning Study

NBBJ Boston planner Alan Mountjoy recently spoke with the Brown University newspaper, the Brown Daily Herald, about the firm’s planning study for Thayer Street, a commercial district in the heart of the university in Providence, Rhode Island.

The story describes the planning process in detail, while highlighting NBBJ’s inclusive approach to planning and community engagement: “When the final version of the plan is released, ‘it doesn’t become law immediately,’” Mountjoy said — instead, it should provide a coordinated roadmap for future development of the area. The study is “a way for all the players to coordinate their individual efforts and aims to encourage collaboration among the stakeholders.”

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