About Us

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ACTIVE Planning + Design, LLC was established to provide hands-on, creative, outside-the-box solutions for our clients mobility, planning, urban design and parks and recreation needs.

ACTIVE leverages its professional  expertise by collaborating with like-minded, specialty consulting firms.   ACTIVE  was established on integrity, technical knowledge, commitment to client service and most importantly, having fun during the process. A list of selected services provided by ACTIVEincludes:

  • CommunityPlanning
  • Landscape Architecture
  • ActiveTransportation
  • Parks &Recreation
  • LandDevelopment
  • Health Impact Assessments
  • Transit Planning
  • Transit Oriented Development
  • TransportationPlanning

Meet the Team

Dennis Blind, PLA

Founder & President

Mr. Blind has more than 40 years of planning, design, land development, real estate brokerage, management, finance and business development experience.   Dennis brings a comprehensive skill set to every project.  Dennis’ diverse experience includes public sector, private sector, not-for-profits, and philanthropic foundation clients.

The vast majority of Dennis’ experience has required the management of multidisciplinary teams, extensive public involvement, detailed financial analysis and the development of creative financial implementation options.