Work in both the public sector and the private sector; planning, designing and developing greenways, bikeways, recreational trails, sidewalks, and so on, always with an eye on Universal Accessibility.
Knowing where we're going is the best way to get there. Master plans frame the long-term vision and help set priorities and phasing to guide the process over years and sometimes decades.
Landscape Design is about more than prettying up a site. Strong design can create spaces, direct views, buffer problems, provide summer shade, reduce heating costs ... and the benefits go on and on.
Parks are public places where we shed stress, run around, laugh, and enjoy life. We also meet our neighbors and new friends. We make music and merriment, or sit in a quiet sunny spot to read and watch.