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RDG Planning & Design Selected for Downtown Des Moines Consulting Team

DES MOINES, IA — The Greater Des Moines (DSM) Partnership announces the consulting team for the Downtown Vision Plan and Action Plan for Downtown Des Moines. Through an extensive RFP process, the team of Bâton Global, Civitas Consultants, and RDG Planning & Design was selected to prepare the plan.

Designed to build upon the momentum Downtown DSM had prior to COVID-19, this collaborative and inclusive process will position Downtown DSM for short-term economic recovery and long-term economic vitality and vibrancy.

The Downtown Vision Plan and Action Plan will roll up into the Capital Crossroads Regional Vision plan, to be updated in 2022. RDG, the consulting team, and the plan’s leaders plan to engage with the public to garner feedback and ideas to shape the future of Downtown DSM. Public engagement information is posted on The Greater Des Moines Partnership website.

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is the economic and community development organization that serves Greater Des Moines, Iowa. The Partnership has 24 Affiliate Chambers of Commerce, more than 6,500 Regional Business Members, and more than 365 Investors. Through innovation, strategic planning, and global collaboration, The Partnership grows opportunity, helps create jobs, and promotes DSM.

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