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Tempe Municipal Operations Sites Master Plan 

Project Information

Location: Tempe, AZ


Services Provided

  • Facilities master planning
  • Needs assessment and programming
  • Site selection
  • Alternatives evaluation
  • Concept design and test fits
  • Implementation phasing and funding strategies

The City of Tempe’s four north operations yards are at the end of their useful lives and in a rapidly redeveloping neighborhood. Our plan’s recommendations identified the most effective use of City properties and resources to meet operations needs while advancing the City’s development goals.


  • Resolved long-standing site access concerns at recommended operations campus location to build unanimous support around selected site
  • Delivered property divestment strategy that positions City to receive $100+ million in long-term economic development benefit
  • Enabled the City to act decisively on real estate opportunities that will fund operations center construction