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Site Design - Allendale Columbia School

Allendale Columbia School

Town of Pittsford, Monroe County, New York

  • Concept through final design for an approx. 10,000 SF courtyard area.
  • Design includes entry sign walls, stadium seating, handicapped accessible building entries, grading and drainage improvements, lighting, landscape plantings and seating.
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Eastridge Senior High School

City of Rochester, Monroe County, New York

  • MLA designed a creative mix of standard concrete, tinted concrete, and stamped concrete sidewalks to create spaces, define pedestrian and vehicular routes, an entrance plaza, concession stand plaza, and the main pedestrian area.
  • Berms, seat-wall islands, and landscaping screen views of neighboring bus depot and provide spatial definition for the forecourt and gateway plaza areas.
  • The main entrance to the school was redesigned presenting an area for flag display for student pick up.
  • Elements added to the enclosed courtyard include an amphitheater for up to 60 students, an outdoor, landscaped seating area adjacent to the cafeteria, and shade trees to screen bright sunlight from windows with views out into the courtyard.
  • Estimated construction cost (landscaping, seat-walls, special pavement areas, site amenities, and planters): $425,000. Completed in 2012.
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Rundel Library Reading Garden

City of Rochester, Monroe County, New York

  • 7,000 SF garden with patterned unit pavers.
  • Fixed and movable seating and tables.
  • A small stage and amphitheater area with a pavilion.
  • Extensive landscaping with numerous interesting species and varieties.
  • Fully accessible for the disabled.
  • Estimated cost: $110,000.
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Golisano Institute for Sustainability at Rochester Institute of Technology

Town of Henrietta, Monroe County, New York

  • Work included concept through final / construction design drawings and details of 70,000 SF quad pedestrian plaza.
  • Decorative tinted/scored concrete pavement, exposed aggregate paving, pavers and granite curbing.
  • Porous grass paving system for fire truck access to circular fountain area.
  • Relocated and new benches, trash receptacles, light fixtures and poles, boulders and relocated bicycle rack.
  • 24” diameter concrete ‘markers’ signifying geothermal system.
  • Extensive landscaping with a sustainable landscape area with species of grasses.
  • Earthwork to create interesting landscape berms.
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Fairport Canalside and Waterfront Improvements

Village of Fairport, Monroe County, New York

  • Prepared site schematic through final development plans for canal side precast concrete block retaining walls, utility pedestals for docking boats, exposed aggregate concrete surfaces, and landscape treatments, benches, lighting, and extensive plantings.
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