NP&V has staff with nationally recognized credentials from the American Institute of Certified Planners. NP&V believes in planning before action and applies recognized planning methodologies to creative and routine planning studies for municipal and private clients. Planning studies typically include various forms of stakeholder involvement as appropriate for a specific project. NP&V excels at public outreach/education, inventory/analysis of existing conditions, definition of project goals, identification of objectives/recommendations to address goals, and has a firm commitment to action plans for implementation of planning studies. NP&V can assist with securing funding for implementation, as well as grant administration.