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Code Studio was founded to focus on quality place-making strategies - moving plans from imagination to implementation in communities across the country.


Denver, Colorado

Zoning Code Update

Code Studio was the lead drafter of Denver’s recently adopted Zoning Code update. Denver needed a new zoning code to support a growing economy, a sustainable environment and a high quality of life. Denver citizens called for reform of the Zoning Code in the 1989 Comprehensive Plan and Comprehensive Plan 2000.  Learn more »

Durango, Colorado

Residential Infill Regulations

Working in conjunction with Winter & Company, Lee Einsweiler (while with Duncan Associates) prepared new regulations for the established neighborhoods of Durango. Winter & Company prepared an analysis of existing conditions (height, mass and scale), and conducted a series of workshops to define future character for the five established neighborhoods. Learn more »