Boone, North Carolina
Helping plan North Carolina’s flagship trail…
Sparta, North Carolina
The Middle Fork Greenway
Discover Local Food, Farms, and Flavor
A Regional Plan for Active Living Infrastructure
Our aim is to create places that INSPIRE. We combine technical planning skill with a passion for the creative to visualize and then realize the possible.
VALUE creation is an integral part of our planning and design approach. We find inspiration in the ask we consistently hear from our clients - help us increase private investment and attract new business.
We help communities share their STORY through both branding and design. Place branding requires a supporting cast: a great built environment and an authentic experience.
The Stokes 2035 Vision Plan received much attention at the Stokes County Business Extravaganza on January 17th at Camp Hanes. And what an event it was! Congratulations to the Stokes County Economic Development Commission for hosting such a fun and engaging affair. The business community was excited to see the county and its municipalities taking time […]
Destination by Design successfully secures a $200,000 grant from the NC Recreation Trails Program for the City of Lenoir and Caldwell County Pathways, Inc. The 1-mile greenway expansion will connect the Google Data Center to the community wellness center, Lenoir’s mulberry recreation center, and Optimist Park. DbD is also assisting the City to develop a […]