PDA Research Staff
The PDA Research staff is headed by a Manager who reports to the Director of the Planning and Urban Design Agency.
The PDA Research staff furnishes technical and field data concerning planning, city services, public works, and other issues relating to city government. It is responsible for acquiring, preparing and distributing reports, publications and web-based content services. Additionally, Research Division staff maintains an enterprise level GIS database for mapping and data evaluation. The department works closely with City planners and urban design staff to provide informed decisions regarding zoning, strategic land use, and development studies.