Sustainability Planning and Management

Whether you are interested or seasoned with sustainability initiatives, Brendle Group can help you define and achieve your goals. We will work with you and your stakeholders to develop a realistic and impactful sustainability plan or strategy, including goals, metrics, and a pathway to action. Our expertise in facilitating staff training and organizational change also means that the success of your sustainability plan will endure long after our work is complete.

Community Sustainability Planning

We work at scales — from neighborhoods and eco-districts to communities and regions — to integrate sustainability into plans, codes, and other practices:

  • Sustainability in comprehensive and general plans
  • Short-term strategies to long-term visions
  • Evaluation tools and systems for planning, capital improvements, and other decisions
  • Best practice research and case studies

Facilitation and Capacity Building

Brendle Group excels at facilitating groups, building consensus, and growing capacity:

  • Curriculum development and training
  • Leadership development and innovative funding models
  • Public-private-institutional partnerships
  • Network and cluster formation
  • Sustainability Management

Implementation and Monitoring

We make sure our recommendations are ambitious, practical, and actionable and that progress can be tracked, reported, and improved over time.

  • Organizational capacity and development
  • Sustainability indicators and performance monitoring
  • Plan implementation assistance and guidance

Enterprise Management Plans and Systems

Brendle Group uses an interdisciplinary approach to help organizations and institutions develop plans and systems for implementing and managing sustainability:

  • Corporate and organizational strategies
  • Sustainability management plans and systems
  • Evaluation tools and manuals
  • Communications and annual reporting