Don Elliott, FAICP


Donald L. Elliott’s practice focuses on land planning and zoning, growth management, and international land and urban development issues. Since joining Clarion Associates in 1995, he has assisted over 35 U.S. and Canadian communities to modernize, streamline, and improve their regulations and incentives on land development, housing, and sustainability. He has also advised numerous local governments in Russia, Indonesia, and Mongolia on land use issues, served as the Democracy and Governance Advisor to the US Agency for International Development in Uganda, and performed independent research on Indian urbanization and slum upgrading in Delhi. He is the author of A Better Way to Zone, a co-author of The Rules That Shape Urban Form, and General Editor of Colorado Land Planning and Development Law.