Municipal & Government Projects
Assist with Programming, Grant Application Preparations, Community Presentations, Planning,
Design Construction Documents, Bidding, and Administration.
Hollywood St. Streetscape - Bethany Beach, Delaware
LAS was hired to provide conceptual and preliminary designs for the streetscape and landscape improvements for Hollywood St. between Atlantic Avenue and the Boardwalk located at Bethany Beach. Proposed in the design are 2 options for seating areas where the street meets the boardwalk, brick paved crosswalks, upgraded curbs with ADA accessible ramps, and several fire protection zones integrated into the parking area. These fire protection zones give the fire companies clear access to the proposed multistory buildings from the street.
Lewes - Rehoboth Canal Water Taxi
Working with the nonprofit Lewes-Rehoboth Canal Improvement Association to prepare a feasibility study
for the addition of a water taxi access facility in the City of Rehoboth Beach. This project will connect
Lewes and Rehoboth together providing an environmentally friendly transportation link. This "Blueway" project
North Dover Gateway
Project consisted of Site Grading, Masonry Wall, Signage, Lighting, Irrigation, & Landscaping. LAS assisted with Funding applications and completed Design Development with the input and review of the Community.
Worked as Consultant to Engineer. LAS was responsible for the Concept Plan, Cost Estimates, and Construction Documents for New Patterned Concrete Sidewalks & Crosswalks, Lighting, Irrigation System, Site Amenities, and Landscaping for a 10 Block Area.
Downtown Dover Streetscape
Concept Master Planning, Construction Documents, and Cost Estimates were prepared for this Downtown Dover Streetscape Redevelopment. Improvements included sidewalks, Lighting, and Site Furnishings. LAS has been the Landscape Architect for Phases 1, 2, and 3.
Downtown Milford Streetscape
Landscape Architectural Services is providing Consulting Services to the Architect for Design & Construction Documentation for New Walkways, Pedestrian Crossings, Lighting, Drainage, Irrigation, and Landscape Improvements.
New Castle Western Gateway
LAS was responsible for preparing contract plans, estimate, and right-of-way plans. Through coordination with project sponsors and public involvement, the design met all of the project requirements for an owner administered TEA project including DelDOT approvals, traffic controls, maintenance of traffic, and all State of Delaware bidding requirements for state funded projects. The Western Gateway provides pedestrian linkage along Delaware SR9 between an existing city park, the Carrie Downie Elementary School, The New Castle Charter School, Newcastle Middle School, commercial establishments, and the New Castle Heritage Trail Greenway. This project received the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society - Community Greening Award in 2009, and is planned to include future pedestrian improvements such as painted and pedestrian safe crossings.
Smyrna Bike / Hike Master Plan
LAS assisted the Town in developing a Bike / Hike Trail system to link Smyrna High School, Middle School, Elementary Schools, parks, and shopping and cultural areas with neighborhoods. Recommendations were made for Trail layout and construction. Where User / Traffic conflicts occurred, Traffic Calming measures, such as dedicated bikeways, painted crosswalks, curbing bumpouts, signage, and lighting were implemented. We prepared contract plan, specifications, estimates, rights-of-way plans, permits, construction phasing plans, traffic control, and maintenance of traffic plans. We provided assistance related to utility coordination, environmental review, and permitting and construction management. We conducted public involvement including planning and designing the public involvement events and developing materials and exhibits. We provided ongoing coordination with the project sponsors and prepared project status and tracking reports.