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Monteith Brown Planning Consultants - Parks, Recreation and Culture

Parks, Recreation & Culture

Monteith Brown Planning Consultants is a distinct leader in the field of parks, recreation and cultural planning, having undertaken hundreds of studies across Ontario and into the United States. What sets us apart is our ability to critically analyze and prioritize the needs of a community and develop clear and concise action plans. Our forward-thinking approach to each project and attention to detail allows us to establish short, medium, and long term goals for our clients. We are extremely proud that our work has been recognized with various industry awards.

Of particular note, our firm pioneered the application of market-driven demand assessment – an approach that identifies community-specific needs through targeted research. The outcome is a “living and breathing” document that reflects the true needs of a community and can be used on a regular basis when making critical decisions.

Our range of recreation, parks and culture planning services include:

  • Parks, Recreation, and Culture Master Plans / Strategic Plans
  • Facility Needs Assessments and Feasibility Studies
  • Service Delivery and Programming Analysis
  • Park, Trail, and Open Space Plans and Design
  • Financial Projections and Costing
  • Private / Public Partnership Assessments
  • Benchmarking Studies and Provision Standards Development
  • Facility and Park Site Selection
  • Demographics and Leisure Trend Analysis
  • Digital Mapping and GIS
  • Spatial Distribution Analysis of Facilities
  • Public Participation, Consultation and Facilitation
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