In Depth

At FTS, the time we take for investigation, innovation and experimentation is a necessary luxury, essential to the quality of our work and our professional lives. This "in-depth" page offers a collection of downloadable materials that are the fruits of a variety of activities - writing, research, conversations, participation in the larger professional community. - that keep us fresh, excited, and providing the best possible service to our client communities.

Cities and the Innovation Economy

Cities and the Innovation Economy

"Next City:  City Design & Urban Planning Innovation for the New Era" by Michael Freedman

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Suburban Retrofit

Suburban Retrofit

"In Bothell, a Smart Retrofit of a Small City" by Gregory Tung

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Corridors

Corridors

"Restructuring the Commercial Strip:  A Practical Guide..." by Freedman Tung + Sasaki

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Downtown Revitalization

Downtown Revitalization

Do’s and Don'ts from FTS Principals

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Transit-Oriented Districts

Transit-Oriented Districts

FTS Approach to Planning and Design

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Mixed Use Centers

Mixed Use Centers

FTS' Design, Strategy and Coding for the Tukwila Urban Center

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Public Realm

Public Realm

FTS' Flexible Main Street

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