About Burton Planning Services

Our mission is to provide our clients with sustainable planning, engineering and environmental solutions that are timely, affordable, and customized for the client’s specific needs. Burton Planning Services (BPS) strives to make communities livable, healthy, and sustainable. BPS was formed in 2008 by Kimberly Burton, P.E., AICP CTP, LEED AP ND. The company is DBE/MBE/WBE and EDGE certified. BPS is also a licensed engineering firm with a multi-disciplinary staff of 15 professionals with skillsets in hazard mitigation, environmental studies, city & transportation planning, economic & community development, civil engineering, zoning, graphic design, as well as public involvement.

Contact Us

Address:
Burton Planning Services
252 Electric Ave
Westerville, OH 43081 (MAP)
614.392.2284

 

Key Staff Email:
Kimberly Burton, kburton@burtonplanning.com
Richard Carr, rcarr@burtonplanning.com
Kim Littleton, klittleton@burtonplanning.com
Elvin Pinckney, epinckney@burtonplanning.com
Michael Blau, mblau@burtonplanning.com
Lindsey Elam, lelam@burtonplanning.com

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Background

Burton Planning Services was formed in 2008 by Kimberly Burton, who is a licensed engineer, certified planner with an advanced specialty in transportation planning, and an accredited professional in LEED for Neighborhood Development.  BPS staff have completed over 180 planning, engineering, and environmental projects to-date.

BPS is a licensed engineering firm and is DBE and EDGE certified with the State of Ohio and in communities around Ohio. In addition, BPS is a National Complete Streets Coalition Bronze Partner, U.S. Green Building Council Organizational Member, U.S. EPA Lead-Safe Certified Firm, and is involved in TRB’s Transportation Noise & Vibration Committee.

BPS works with a wide variety of clients in the public and private sectors, including state agencies, regional planning commissions, counties, municipalities, consultants, and other private sector clients.

What Clients Say

Old Worthington Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan
“BPS left a very positive impression and [The City of Worthington] enjoyed working with BPS. The best thing about the project was their willingness to come to our Board, get feedback, and make revisions.”

Darren Hurley, Parks and Recreation Director, City of Worthington

ODOT District 4 Environmental Services
“BPS performed exceptionally well on the tasks assigned under our District contract… the level of communication between BPS staff and our Project Manager made managing these tasks easy.”

Christy Pirkle, Senior Environmental Scientist, EMH&T

Dayton Transportation Plan 2040
“BPS established a strong working relationship with City of Dayton staff. The firm communicated … timely responses to our requests for information and punctual submission of project deliverables. They coordinated a complex planning effort involving the City, other government agencies, a subconsultant, advocacy groups, and the general public.”

Brian Inderrieden, Planning & Community Development Acting Director, Dayton

Earthen Berm Noise Reduction Analysis
“BPS made a great effort on this project. I liked the project updates and findings and conclusions the best.”

Noel Alcala, P.E., Noise & Air Quality Coordinator, ODOT

US-42 Access Management Study
“ODOT & Consultant team…worked out very well and gave good, consistent information and feedback to the other agencies and the public. The project results, both in the form of the final report and the public involvement, were excellent.”

Dirk Gross, P.E., Transportation Engineer, ODOT District 6

Brandt Pike Corridor Revitalization Plan
“The Study performed by Burton Planning Services is key towards the revitalization of the core of the City of Huber Heights…The City of Huber Heights is proud that this study has been completed for its residents and business owners.”

Scott Falkowski, P.E., Assistant City Manager, Huber Heights

BPS Small Business Advantage

  • FLEXIBILITY: We are very flexible and can quickly adapt to a client’s needs.

  • TIMELINESS: We can provide high quality, professional results in a timely manner.

  • EXPERTISE: We have experienced multi-disciplinary people on staff to provide superior solutions to its clients.

  • COMMITMENT: We are comprised of professionals who are passionate about what we do and who are committed to our clients.

  • RELATIONSHIP: There are no “middle men” or sales people – only the professionals who will work with their clients from start to finish.

  • COST EFFECTIVENESS: A small business operates without a large overhead, so services can be performed in a very cost effective manner.

Our Clients