Urban planners map out the most effective use of a community’s land and infrastructure. They analyze economic, environmental, and social trends that help in the development of a plan for the land use.
Urban Planner Tasks
Analyze and forecast financial impacts and costs of various strategies.
Provide land use, environmental, and/or transportation plans and working documents.
Assess regional environment to create plans, design concepts, and preliminary engineering budgets.
Characterize population and types of usage for a region to evaluate needs, infrastructure, and costs.