The Downtown Plan Team

The Downtown Plan and associated tasks were developed under the direction of the Lakewood Community Development Department Director and Assistant City Manager, David Bugher, and Tiffany Speir, Planning Manager for Special Projects.

If you have questions or comments please contact Lakewood at 253.983.7702 or

To assist with the Downtown Plan project, the City selected a comprehensive consultant team:

  • BERK: project management, outreach and engagement, land use, Planned Action EIS

  • ESA: natural environment

  • Fehr & Peers: transportation

  • Framework: subarea plan and form-based code, charette and pop-up events, placemaking/activation

  • KPG: streetscapes and parks

  • Seth Harry: urban design and charrette