Land Use Planning

(Rendering above of South Sandwich Village, by Union Studio Architects)

We are a recognized leader in the planning field and have established long-term relationships with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the American Planning Association (APA), as well as numerous state and local governments where we provide expert advice and consultation.  Our firm is uniquely qualified to provide practical and comprehensive planning services because we have a truly interdisciplinary staff of planners, scientists, and engineers.  HW has a long history of public participation, outreach, and planning, making us uniquely qualified to help local stakeholders balance smart growth initiatives and targeted land planning with economic development objectives.

Zoning Ordinance/ Land Development Regulations, North Kingstown, RI
Compact, Mixed-Use Center for South Sandwich Village, MA
Implementing Rural Village Development in Exeter, Exeter, RI
Green Design OSRD Ordinance, Attleboro, MA
Comprehensive Community Plan Update, South Kingstown, RI

Contact Nate Kelly, AICP, NCI, Senior Planner, at for more information about our planning services.