Dexter and Southfield Schools Nature Based School Yard

Dexter and Southfield Schools Nature Based School Yard Brookline, MA 2013 The Dexter and Southfield Schools are located in close proximity to Olmsted’s Emerald Necklace in the...

METRO @ Wilmington – Smart Growth Housing

Metro @ Wilmington – Smart Growth Housing Development Wilmington, MA 2013

This smart-growth development is located on a former sugar processing plant site in North Wilmington. After...

Acton Residence – Nature Exposed

Acton Residence – Nature Exposed Acton, MA 2013 Set at the end of a long access drive, this private residence had become overwhelmed (and the front door...

MBTA Arborway Park

MBTA Arborway Bus Facility Improvements Boston, MA Construction Document Phase This project encompasses the renovation of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) headquarters into a working bus...

Blessed Sacrament Campus

Bird’s-eye view of green campus. Courtesy of Elton+Hampton

Blessed Sacrament Campus Mixed Use Development Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA 2010 (Phase 1 Construction) The sale of this three and...

SPARK Center Natural Playground

SPARK Center Natural Playground Mattapan, MA 2010

The SPARK Center, a program of Boston Medical Center, provides services and day care for at-risk children. The design team...

Beacon Hill Nursery School Back Play Yard

Beacon Hill Nursery School Outdoor Learning Space Boston, MA Summer 2010

The staff and parents of the Beacon Hill Nursery School embraced the idea of providing the...

Conant Crossing

Conant Crossing West Concord, MA 2008 This former light industrial site is located close to the West Concord Village district and within walking distance to the MBTA...

Lincoln Lab Children’s Center

Lincoln Lab Children’s Center Lexington, MA Spring 2008 This renovation changed the focus of this daycare yard from physical play on standard play structures to an educational...

La Costa Private Residence

La Costa Private Residence La Costa, CA 2007 With strict community regulations regarding water use and fire protection setbacks, the landscape design artfully combines the owner’s goals...

Lee Outdoor Classroom

Lee Outdoor Classroom Dorchester, MA 2005 With a $25,000 grant earmarked for an outdoor classroom and the help of numerous volunteers, a once neglected area of the...

Dorchester Park Playground & Tennis Courts

Dorchester Park Playground & Courts Dorchester, MA 2005 This project includes the renovation of two specific areas within the naturalistic Dorcesher Park setting—the children’s play area and...

Edward Everett Schoolyard

Edward Everett Schoolyard Dorchester, MA 2003 As one of the Boston Schoolyard Initiative sites, the guiding principal of the play yard renovation was to create an outdoor...

Orchard Park

Orchard Park Roxbury, MA 2003 This neighborhood park in Roxbury was renovated in tandem with the construction of the adjacent Orchard Gardens K-8 School and new housing...

Clarendon Hill Housing Master Plan

Clarendon Hill Housing Master Plan Somerville, MA 2002 The Clarendon Hill Housing development of the Somerville Housing Authority is located on a 5-1/2 acre sloping site and...

Harriet Baldwin Schoolyard

Harriet Baldwin Schoolyard Brighton, MA 2002 The goals for this Boston Schoolyard Initiative project included incorporating the Chinese heritage of the student body, introducing nature into the...

Martinsville Parks Master Plan

Martinsville Parks Master Plan Martinsville, VA 1998 This Parks & Recreation Master Plan report guides park development and recreation policy for the City of Martinsville over a...

Roanoke Private Residence

Roanoke Private Residence Roanoke, VA 1997 The owners of this home wanted to change the small grassy backyard to a wheelchair accessible, paved area with a pool...