Past Capstone Projects

Below is a list of our past MPAD 6187 Capstone Projects.  These projects are done in our 6187 class as a consulting service for a town, county or agency.  If you are interested in having a capstone class consult on a project for your agency please contact Suzanne Leland (MPA Director) at 

Spring 2009- One-Stop Permitting Shop Review Process- Stanly County

Spring 2010- Government Access Channel Report- Union County 

Fall 2010- Land Development Services Proposal- Town of Mint Hill

Summer 2011- The Gerald G. Fox MPA Naming Project

Spring 2013- Establishing A Model City For Individuals With Disabilities- Town of Mooresville

Spring 2015- Fire Station Location Analysis- City of Concord

Summer 2015- Community Service Grants: A Process Evaluation-Mecklenburg County

Fall 2015-  An Operations Analysis- City of Charlotte Cemetery Section

Spring 2016- The War Memorial Center Replacement Feasibility Study- Town of Mooresville

Fall 2016- Community Economic Development Resource Report and Guide- The Centralina Council of Governments

Spring 2017- Citizens Capital Budget Advisory Committee Review- Mecklenburg County

Fall 2017- Hazard Analysis- Town of Davidson

Spring 2018- Recreation Facility Feasability Study- Town of Belmont

Fall 2018 - MPA Community Research Lab Feasibility Study

Spring 2019 - Culture Blocks: A Program Evaluation

Fall 2019 - Charlotte Community ToolBank: Risk, Response, and Recovery Guide

Spring 2020 - Onboarding and Orientation Analysis: Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority

Fall 2020 - Town of Davidson Sustainability Analysis

Fall 2020 - Girls on the Run: Extending the Girls on the Run Lifecycle to Increase Alumnae Engagement

Spring 2021 - St. Stephen's Park: Evaluation and Recommendations

Fall 2021 - Town of Ranlo: American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Strategic Recommendations

Spring 2022 - Freedom School Partners: Evaluating Impact