Community Driven Planning



Creating more connected and sustainable communities begins with meticulous planning. We work with clients and stakeholders to understand their objectives and shape well-planned transportation and water infrastructure projects that meet organizational goals and local needs.

Our planners lay the foundation for successful infrastructure development by establishing clear objectives, evaluating options, addressing challenges, and obtaining necessary approvals and resources before proceeding to the full design and construction phases. We provide solution-oriented planning services in the aviation, municipal, surface transportation, transit, and water sectors.


  • Alternative Analysis 
  • Community and Stakeholder Outreach 
  • Corridor and Feasibility Studies 
  • Cultural, Natural and Socioeconomic Resource Evaluations 
  • Drainage Master Planning
  • Economic Development and Long-Range Planning 
  • Geographic Information System (GIS) Integration 
  • Impact Fee Studies 
  • Interchange Justification Reports 
  • Multi-Modal Master Plans 
  • Project Development and Environmental (PD&E) Studies 
  • Public Involvement 
  • Regional Water Planning
  • Right of Way Acquisition, Negotiation and Relocation 
  • Right of Way Cost Estimates and Plan Development 
  • Right of Way Title Research and Analysis 
  • Safety and Circulation Studies 
  • Section 4(f) and Section 6(f) Evaluations 
  • Traffic Modeling and Simulation
  • Transportation Operations Analysis 
  • Travel Demand Modeling and Forecasting 
  • Value Engineering 
  • Visualization 
  • Water/Wastewater System Modeling and Master Planning

Featured Projects

Port of Long Beach On-Call Professional Transportation Planning Services

Supporting the premier U.S. gateway for trans-Pacific trade. Our planning team has a long history supporting the Port of Long […]

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LADOT Safe Routes to School Plans

Bringing safety improvements and education to school communities and encouraging more active transportation along routes to and from school. Our […]

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SH 31 Planning, SL 323 to FM 1639

State Highway (SH) 31 from State Loop (SL) 323 in Tyler, Texas, east to Farm to Market (FM) 1639 in […]

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Phase I Engineering for IL 47 (US 30), Kennedy Road to Cross Street

Lochner performed Phase I services to improve approximately 6.5 miles of IL 47 (US 30) from Kennedy Road north of […]

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