Founded in 2006, JM Goldson assembles a team of professional planners to provide communities with a balanced approach to community preservation and planning.  Our team provides expertise in community visioning, historic preservation, community preservation, and affordable housing as well as a renowned approach to facilitating highly-interactive public engagement.

Ways We Can Help Your Community


Using its renowned and inclusive community engagement process, JM Goldson will work with your community to development a long-range vision and master plan that provide a rational path to shape the future development and preservation of your community.

HIstoric Preservation

From National Register nominations and historic resources surveys to local historic district reports and demolition review bylaws, JM Goldson's 20+ years of experience in historic preservation can assist your community in developing and implementing its preservation goals.

COMMUNITY preservation

JM Goldson has over fifteen years experience with the Community Preservation Act and can assist your community in all of its CPA planning, project review, and local administration needs.

affordable housing

Using community specific strategies, JM Goldson works directly with community members and municipal officials to craft housing plans that help meet its housing needs and goals. 

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