CODA Planning has appointed a new graduate planner as part of its current expansion.

Tom Smart, who is 23, recently graduated in Urban Studies and Planning at the University of Sheffield.

CODA Planning director Rob Crolla commented: “We are delighted to have Tom on board to help CODA Planning as it continues to provide quality services to existing and future clients in all stages of the planning process.

“This is an exciting time for CODA Planning and there will be opportunity for more people like Tom, with a similar enthusiasm for planning, to join us very soon,”

Tom added:”It’s great to be staying in Sheffield after studying here and to become part of a company like CODA.”

CODA Planning is part of CODA Studios, the award-winning Sheffield multi-disciplinary practice that offers freshness and innovation in its approach architecture, town planning and design.