Raimi + Associates

About Raimi + Associates

Raimi + Associates is a mission-driven planning, urban design. and social research firm with offices in Berkeley and Los Angeles, California. Our mission is to harness our passion and expertise to foster healthy, equitable, and resilient communities through planning, urban design, applied research, authentic community engagement, and policy development.

Founded in 2006, R+A provides a range of consulting services that support healthy, sustainable, and equitable communities. While we are based in California, we work on projects across the country from Hawaii to the East Coast. Our work includes:

  • General Plans and comprehensive plans
  • Specific Plans, Area Plans and Master Plans for corridors, downtown, employment districts and neighborhoods
  • Housing plans, including California Housing Elements
  • Zoning codes and design regulations
  • Community engagement
  • Health and equity planning, including health elements for comprehensive plans and equity frameworks
  • Climate action and adaptation plans
  • Sustainability plans
  • Strategic planning
  • Program evaluation
  • Data dashboards
  • GIS and scenario modeling

Over the years, we have developed a national reputation for creating visionary and forward-looking plans, conducting authentic community engagement, incorporating health and equity into planning projects, promoting sustainable neighborhoods, and preparing plans that balance vision with market realities. In recognition of our approach, R+A regularly wins awards for many of our projects and received the prestigious 2015 APA Award for National Emerging Planning and Design Firm of the year.


1900 Addison Street, 200
Berkeley, CA 94704





Regions Served
Planning Specialties
Community or Neighborhood Development   •   Comprehensive, Master or Long-Range Planning   •   Downtowns and Main Streets   •   Equity/Diversity-Based Planning   •   Food Systems or Public Health Planning   •   Housing Policy, Design, or Implementation   •   Land-Use and Development Regulation and Zoning   •   Streetscape/Corridor Improvements and Beautification   •   Sustainability or Climate Protection Planning   •   Visioning and Placemaking
Services Offered
Code Writing   •   Community Engagement   •   Plan Creation or Updates   •   Project Management   •   Research and Analysis   •   Technology Services   •   Urban Design Services