Able City: Architecture, Urbanism, City Making

Able City: Architecture, Urbanism, City Making



About Us

Able City is a family of professional architects, urbanists, and designers bound together by our shared passions for making places that people can thrive in. We are driven by the desire to improve the quality of life, not only for the citizens of today but for the citizens of the following generations.

Our Mission
Civilizations thrive when people work closely together and know how to steer their collective destinies toward common goals. We work to connect people and resources to fulfill this mission.

Creating connected spaces
At Able City we design buildings that enrich the urban fabric, are sensitive to human scale, and create a sense of place, pride, and safety in our communities.

Creating connected communities
Through sustainable urban planning we design a quality urban fabric, and strive to retrofit and reshape auto-centric development patterns that have led to sprawl which threaten our environment and fracture community.

Advocating for better quality of life
Beyond architecture and planning, we organize community efforts, lead data collection and research efforts, write public policies, and assist in the engagement with local governments.

Rep/Contact Info

Mario A. Pena, AIA, AICP, CNUA
Frank Rotnofsky, AIA
Vice President
Anabel Villarreal