Daniel Wagner

Daniel Wagner

New York, NY, US



Urban Planning / Urban Design / Transportation

5+ years of experience in Architectural firms doing urban design, 11+ years experience overall.

MS in Urban Planning from Columbia University

Bachelor's Urban Planning from University of Cincinnati


New York City Department of Transportation, New York, NY, US, City Planner

Managed projects, capital reviews, grants, and ARTS cases within the Pedestrian Projects Group
SIP Project Manager: Broadway/96th St; Park Ave 96-111; Greenpoint Ave/48th Ave; Riverside 72-79; Myrtle Flatbush; Manhattan Bridge; Riverside Grant’s Tomb. Work consisted of all phases of project development from data collection to planning to community presentations and implementation.
Received Above and Beyond Award for Broadway/96th St Vision Zero project
Capital Reviews coordinator: managed all capital reviews for unit, including reviews, coordination, site visits, reporting, and other problem solving
Grant manager: filed grant reports, wrote grant applications, handled grant coordinating with internal grants units
ARTS case manager: filed and replied to 311 requests

Jun 2012 - current

Cooper Robertson, New York, NY, US, Urban Planner

Urban Planner / Urban Designer

- Project manager for public streetscape improvement project in The Bronx for 2.5 years
- Interacted closely with internal team, clients, and public agencies
- Oversaw production for various Master Plans, including
- Academic institutions (University of Miami, Caltech, Harvard, Aga Khan), casinos (MGM, Foxwoods), stadia (San Diego Chargers, DC Ballpark), and waterfront development (Stamford, Hoboken)
- Contributed to project proposals for bidding on new work
- Conducted statistical research and wrote summaries, including Las Vegas/Atlantic City/Connecticut
- Analyzed GIS Data and Zoning Conditions

Feb 2006 - Jun 2009

The Lessard Architectural Group, Vienna, VA, US, Urban Planner

Urban Planner / Urban Designer

- Managed large scale mixed-use projects directly with clients, including Lake Linganore and Metro West
- Contributed to conceptual design process, including TODs, greenfields, resorts, and residential
- Conducted zoning analyses and wrote proposals for various levels of government
- Prepared powerpoint presentations for community meetings

Jan 2002 - Aug 2004


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Urban Planning

Urban Planning with a focus in Urban Design

Sep 2004 - May 2006

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, US, Bachelors, Urban Planning

Urban Planning undergraduate course studies.

Sep 1997 - Jun 2002

Areas of Specialization