Grimm-Lyon Planning and Design (GLPD) is a consulting firm led by Scott Grimm-Lyon, AICP.

GLPD specializes in creating communication strategies that promote urban sustainability.

GLPD operates out of the Greater New York City metro area and also does work in upstate New York and New England.

Scott Grimm-Lyon is an urban planning and graphic design professional with a background in community organizing. Scott has worked with stakeholder groups in Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, Newark and on Long Island on issues including affordable housing, foreclosure prevention, business displacement, and developing a riverside greenway. Scott is interested in community economic development and is the co-creator of the new economy mapping project at gtne.org. Scott has an MS in City and Regional Planning from the Pratt Institute, a BS in Anthropology from the University of Albany, and an AAS in Graphic Design from Suffolk County Community College.

Specific details about Scott’s work experience can be found on his resume.

Scott grew up on Long Island and currently lives in Brooklyn with his wife Jessica.