Description of Services

Established in 1998, CHPlanning provides innovative and cost-effective solutions in comprehensive planning, municipal planning, transportation planning, environmental planning, and community outreach programs.

Philadelphia Regional Port Authority Southport Marine Terminal Complex

Through the creation of a Public-Private Partneship (P3), the Philadelphia Regional Port Authority (PRPA) is looking to develop the Southport Marine Terminal Complex in anticipation of the completion of the Panama Canal Expansion and Delaware River dredging projects. Once completed, Southport will be the largest port expansion project for PRPA in 50 years.

Race Street Pier Waterfront Revitalization

CHPlanning assisted a national design team with the public involvement and urban design process for the redevelopment of Race Street Pier. This unique park is one of the first public spaces built by the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation (DRWC) as part of their ambitious Master Plan for the Central Delaware Riverfront.

Schuylkill River Trail Preliminary and Final Design

This study developed preliminary alternatives and a final design concept for a section of the multi‐use Schuylkill River Trail extending between Locust Street and South Street. The 23‐mile Schuylkill River Trail links Philadelphia to Valley Forge and is part of a larger trail network proposed to connect with the East Coast Greenway.

Abington Noble Transit Revitalization Investment District

CHPlanning conducted land-use, transportation, and urban design services to support the establishment of a Transportation Revitalization Investment District (TRID) in Abington Township.

American Street Stormwater Management Enhancement District (SMED)

This is an ongoing effort that includes a detailed analysis of existing conditions and assessment of appropriate Stormwater Management Practices, with a focus on Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI).
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    This effort examined a Stormwater Management Enhancement District (SMED) along the American Street corridor in North Philadelphia. It included a detailed analysis of existing conditions and assessment of appropriate Stormwater...
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