Adjunct Assistant Professor of Urban Planning
Michael Keane, AICP is an urban planner with professional planning experience in the public and private sectors, both in the United States and internationally. He is a Senior Environmental Planner at Langan Engineering, where he helps clients navigate the City Environmental Quality Review (CEQR) and Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP) processes for major projects in New York City.
Prior to joining Langan, Mike worked for BFJ Planning, a New York City-based consulting firm, where he specialized in master planning and zoning, with a focus on land use controls and implementation strategies. At BFJ, he produced master plans for Stamford, Connecticut; the City of Mount Vernon and the Village of Port Chester, New York; Rockland and Nassau Counties; and the Capital City of Hanoi, Vietnam. The Rockland County Master Plan was the recipient of the New York Planning Federation 2012 Comprehensive Plan Award for outstanding and innovative comprehensive plan, while the Hanoi 2030 Master Plan won the 2011 AIA New York Chapter Urban Design Merit Award.
Mike is a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners and the American Planning Association. He serves as a mentor with the APA NY Metro Chapter Mentorship Program. In 2011, then-Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer appointed Mike to Community Board Five, where he served on the Land Use & Zoning and Transportation Committees from 2011-2014.
He received his Master of Urban Planning from Hunter College and also holds a Master of Arts in U.S. History from the University of Maryland College Park and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Capstone: Advanced Projects in Urban Planning I
Couples with CAP-GP.3602.