Shaping change in places all across the Midwest.Navigation
When the industries in the river community of Freeport began to decline in the 1980s, so did Freeport. The City has been working with V&A to reverse this trend of disinvestment since 1999, identifying sustainable economic opportunities and putting them into place at...Read More
RootWorks is a bold vision and plan for revitalizing Racine’s Root River Corridor, bringing its economy back to its roots: its urban riverfront.Read More
The Vision for the West Waterfront Redevelopment is to maintain the character of, and connection to, the working waterfront. Redevelopment plans tie future uses to the historic, and still relevant, maritime and regional food economies, helping make the waterfront more vibrant year-round for both visitors and residents.Read More
After losing 40,000 jobs in the last 20 years, these three cities are actively retooling for a new economy. Now Anderson, Muncie and New Castle are joining forces to rebuild and reposition the East Central Indiana region and its manufacturing economy for growth and...Read More
Vitalizing Urban Places • Shaping Communities • Building Regional Economies & Positioning Places • Embracing Regional Resources • Catalyzing & Implementing Projects
Vandewalle & Associates is a unique collection of highly talented individuals with diverse expertise in economic strategy, planning, design, energy systems, food and water systems, redevelopment, architecture, marketing, and real estate.
Our Madison office focuses on helping Midwest communities and businesses reposition economically and build creative, sustainable pathways to a vibrant future. Applying a range of visionary economic repositioning strategies, our work is making a world of difference to clients across the Midwest.
Great Lakes cities like Milwaukee, Manitowoc, Racine, Sturgeon Bay, and Sheboygan have a bright new outlook on the horizon. Our Milwaukee office is helping assemble and lead a range of inventive economic development initiatives that are taking shape all along the Lake Michigan freshwater coast.
This January, Mike Slavney celebrates his 25th anniversary with Vandewalle & Associates! Scott Harrington also celebrates an anniversary this month–his 11th with the company.
Having secured $9 million in historic tax credits, the developers for Racine’s 20-acre Machinery Row redevelopment can now forge ahead with their $65 million riverfront redevelopment plan which will be the largest in Racine’s history.
Machinery Row project developer seeks a $4.5 million loan from city of Racine to secure project site
Drafted by Madison-based planning firm Vandewalle & Associates, the 41-page Uptown Neighborhood Strategic Development Plan calls for change, but also for capitalizing on the area’s assets