Smart Growth / Low Impact Development

Smart Growth and Low Impact Development techniques provide an alternative approach to land development patterns that can dramatically reduce water quality impacts, decrease the dependence on the automobile, provide economic development, reduce project construction costs and provide and overall improved quality of life.


Smart Growth/ Smart Energy Toolkit
Transfer of Development Rights for North Kingstown
Village Center Visioning and Planning for North Smithfield
LID Clinics for EPA Region 1
Rhode Island Stormwater LID Guidance Document
Greening Lawrence’s Alleyways through LID Practices

Contact Scott Horsley, LEED AP, Senior Environmental Scientist, at for more information about our Smart Growth/ LID planning services.