Urban Planning & Design



We see architecture as a tool for impacting people, their livelihoods and the social fabric around them. We believe that thoughtful design can elevate people’s daily lives and give them a real stake in the changes happening around them.


5 Points Forward

5 Points Forward will create a mark on the City’s skyline, it will celebrate the historic legacy of the community in advancing Charlotte’s Civil Rights history, and it will promote minority ownership of new businesses.

Meck Playbook

Neighboring Concepts launched a robust community engagement and master plan process tailored to suit the diverse needs of the residents, visitors, and stakeholder organizations in the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County.

Center City 2040 Plan

The vision for a viable, livable, memorable, sustainable and inclusive Charlotte Center City through the “All in 2040” vision plan-making process.