A Five-Fold Case for The Penfield: How A Blighted, Historic Block Become Valuable and Desirable

                        The Penfield was envisioned as a transformational mixed-use project that would preserve the primary façade of the existing historic Saint Paul Public Safety Building, resulting in an underutilized block and stalled development becoming a success story by generating financial profit through a strong, Read more…

Designing Resilient Systems For When Your Community Needs You Most

Resiliency can be defined as a system’s ability to withstand and rebound from vulnerabilities like natural disasters, accidents, infrastructure problems, and chronic stressors (e.g. climate change, unemployment, state budget issues, housing unaffordability). Organizations tend to perform optimally near the limit of crisis because it makes the most out of the resources available. Implementing resilient principles Read more…