Founded in 2006, Lisa Wise Consulting, Inc. (LWC) is an urban planning and economics firm that specializes in enabling pedestrian and transit-oriented neighborhoods, and facilitating sustainable, well-designed places to live, work, and recreate. LWC has a deep understanding of planning policy and implementation, market opportunities, and development review and entitlements for complex projects. LWC embraces a constituent-driven methodology and our philosophy is distinguished by a consistent commitment to client service and the development and application of innovative solutions. 


LWC's core capabilities are:

Zoning Ordinances and Development Codes

Form-Based Codes

Market Analyses and Financial Feasibility Studies

Specific Plans, Master Plans, and Revitalization Plans

Housing Elements and Affordable Housing Policy

Working Waterfront Economic and Revitalization Studies and Plans


LWC is a federally certified woman-owned business (DBE) and a California small business (SBE).