Title: Director of Planning
Organization: Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities
Location: Collingwood, ON
Robert Voigt is Registered Professional Planner practicing for 25 years in governmental and private sector organizations across Canada and the USA. His projects have been recognized for their advancement of healthy community design, placemaking, and community engagement.
As Director of Planning, for Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities Inc. Robert is designing and developing healthy neighbourhoods of attainable missing middle homes, and also helping municipalities and counties craft tools and strategies to address their housing and community health challenges.
Robert is known for effectively integrating design thinking and Asset Based Community Driven approaches to his work. He is on the Board of the Georgian Triangle Development Institute, and advisory board member for EcoHealth Ontario. He was Contributing Editor on Technology for the Ontario Planning Journal from 2011 to 2019 and has written over 35 articles included in publications such as Municipal World; APA Journal; and Plan Canada. He also publishes CivicBlogger.com which has been recognized as a TOP 100 Planning Blogs by Feedspot.