Planning for Sustainability – and Livability

Graduate students in URPL 601 (Site Planning) presented at the Pyle Center, on May 12th, a proposed corridor plan with design guidelines for Urban Design District 6. The District encompasses a 3-mile section of University Avenue on Madison’s Westside. Professor Jim LaGro, in collaboration with the City of Madison’s Department of Planning and Development, coordinated this community-based research and service-learning project. The plan and guidelines are available online at: