Design Wisconsin: Hustisford Design Team

On May 12, 2022, a group of 20 planning and design professionals found their way to Hustisford (17 in person, and 3 remotely) to dedicate their time and expertise in hopes of helping the community discover a shared vision for the future. The purpose of this document is to provide details as to the purpose, process, and outputs of the Design Hustisford program.

Design Wisconsin: La Valle Design Team

In response to severe flood events, the Village of La Valle, Wisconsin has been awarded federal funding to assist in flood mitigation and recovery. As part of the planning process, a group of local residents formed the La Valle Revitalization Committee. The purpose of the committee is to provide leadership and community representation.

Design Wisconsin: Forward Three Lakes

In 2019, Three Lakes lost two of its downtown landmarks when fire destroyed the Three Lakes Diner and the Oneida Village Inn. Dedicated and passionate community members organized to move the community forward, taking the name Forward Three Lakes. They worked with Oneida County Community Development Educator, Myles Alexander, and Land Use & Community Development Specialist, Todd […]

Design Wisconsin: Ellsworth

On October 18, 2018, a group of 17 planning and design professionals found their way to Ellsworth, Wisconsin to dedicate their time and expertise in hopes of helping the community discover their shared vision for the future. Assisted by Extension’s Community Vitality & Placemaking Signature Effort, the following report documents the process and outcomes of […]

Design Wisconsin: Kewaunee

On January 10-11, 2018, the University of Wisconsin’s Community Vitality & Placemaking Signature Effort along with professional and student volunteers helped the community of Kewaunee discover their shared vision for the Kewaunee Waterfront. The following report documents the outcomes of the Design Wisconsin Team visit.

Design Wisconsin: Princeton

On September 14, 2017, a group of 20 planning and design professionals found their way to Princeton, Wisconsin to dedicate their time and expertise in hopes of helping the community discover their shared vision for the future. The following report documents the outcomes of the Design Wisconsin visit,  a community design program offered by the […]

Design Wisconsin: Reedsburg

Assisted by the Community Vitality & Placemaking Signature Effort, on May 4, 2017, a group of 21 planning and design professionals found their way to Reedsburg, Wisconsin. These planning and design professionals worked with community members to help the community discover their shared vision for the future.

Design Wisconsin: Baileys Harbor

On November 5, 2015, a group of 20 volunteers found their way to Baileys Harbor, Wisconsin to donate their time and expertise in hopes of helping the community discover their shared vision for the future. Assisted by the Community Vitality & Placemaking Signature Effort, community members and volunteers came together to identify and visualize their […]

Design Wisconsin: Grantsburg

On April 10 -13, 2014, a team of nineteen volunteer planners, design professionals, and community development educators volunteered their time and expertise to assist the community of Grantsburg, Wisconsin in discovering their vision for the future. This was a pilot program of the Community Vitality & Placemaking Signature Effort and completed in collaboration with the […]

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