Senior Planner | Miami, FL

About Shane: 

Sustainable, Bicycles!, Urban Farmer, Anything in the Ocean, 


BS, Building Construction, University of Florida

MA, Urban and Regional Planning, University of Florida


Shane Laakso is a professional planner with broad experience working with state and local government. Shane has worked to create, update and implement plans and regulations to meet stakeholder needs while supporting the public interest. Shane specializes in identifying challenges and opportunities, then developing and implementing the right solution and response. 

I believe.. 

It is important to understand how city’s work, so we can make changes

Cities are incredibly complex and fascinating ecosystems. Understanding these ecosystems enables us to make better decisions to create sustainable places and enhance our quality of life.