About US


Urban Assets believes planning and development are inherently collaborative. We target projects that meet community needs, promote equity, and further healthy, sustainable growth.

Problem Solving Through Planning

We use our planning expertise to help clients with challenging projects.

Community Engagement & Facilitation

We achieve equitable outcomes for projects through innovative and inclusive engagement processes.

Predevelopment Services

We help determine the details, resources, and strategy necessary to successfully implement projects.

Municipal Approvals

We help navigate the City of Madison’s unique entitlement and permitting processes.

Project Management

We have the experience and expertise to manage all aspects of a project from beginning to end.

Partnership Building

We work as a team and encourage collaboration with others to make a project stronger.

What We Do

We provide research and analysis, strategic guidance on project development, and project management from concept through implementation. 

Our Team

Meet the team that will provide you with the vision, the skills, and the expertise to accomplish your challenging project through a customized and collaborative process.

Melissa Huggins, AICP

Quinn Heneghan
Operations Manager

Chris Bierman
Planning Intern

Cora Klemme
Planning Intern


Explore our recent projects focusing on commercial office space, a medical clinic, mixed-use affordable housing, workforce housing, and planning a rapid transportation system.

For the City of Madison

Our Process

Step 1

Community Engagement

Neighborhood Outreach
Project Website
Steering Committee Meetings
Neighborhood Meetings

Step 2


Concept Design
Schematic Design
Design Development
Construction Documents

Step 3

City Approvals

Development Assistance Team
Urban Design/Plan Commission/City Council/Public Hearings
Site Plan Verification

How can we help you?

We deliver strategic project management for community-oriented, property development, and urban planning initiatives. How can we help?