Mid-America Regional Council, Kansas City, Missouri-Kansas
Conduct the public involvement component of the Mid-America Regional Council's Perimeter Transportation Needs Assessment. Sponsored by the regional planning agency for the Kansas City Missouri-Kansas metropolitan area.
Examine the travel demands of the outlying areas of the region and develop a plan for addressing those needs within the framework of regionwide urban development objectives.
Ms. Walz designed and conducted the public input process that contributed to the project's adoption by the Council's board of elected officials representing numerous area jurisdictions.
In 2007, Strategic Community Solutions assisted MARC in its discussions about possible designs for a regional visioning project. Ms. Walz facilitated discussion sessions for MARC staff and key stakeholders and provided research and recommendations of alternatives.