Landscape Architect & Specifier News

AUG 2014

LASN is a photographically oriented, professional journal featuring topics of concern and state-of-the-art projects designed or influenced by registered Landscape Architects.

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48 Landscape Architect and Specifier News (Continued on page 50) Court Street (Continued from page 46) Tree species known to hold up well in the urban environment and indigenous to the northeast were selected for Court Square. The trees in the raised planter are Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Katsura', with 'Morton' Acolade elms (foreground) in the pavement protected by grates. Shrubs in the raised planter include 'Green Mountain' boxwood, 'Pinky Winky' hydrangea, Liriope muscari ('Lily' turf) and periwinkle. Project Team Owner City of Binghamton, Richard C. David, Mayor Civil Engineer Shumaker Consulting Engineering, & Land Surveying, PC Construction Supervisor: Steve Gardels Project Engineer: Vernon Myers, P.E. Project Manager: Joseph Bayer, P.E. General Contractor Barrett Paving Materials, Inc., Liverpool, NY Landscape Architect HAAS Landscape Architects Project Designer: Jessel Champoux, RLA Project Manager: Michael Haas, RLA Landscape Contractor North Country Garden Center, Inc. Survey & Environmental Shumaker Engineering and Land Surveying, PC Plant List (Partial) Trees Accolade Elm Aristocrat Pear 'Imperial' Honeylocust Japanese Zelkova Katsura Tree Magyar Maidenhair Tree Sargent Cherry Winter King Hawthorn Shrubs, Vines & Ground Species Bird's Nest Spruce Crimson Pygmy Barberry Green Mountain Boxwood Hicks Upright Yew Hydrangea Lily Turf 'Big Blue' Knockout Purple Meidiland Rose Periwinkle Pink Knockout Rose Pinky Winky Hydrangea Sargent Juniper Stonecrop Vendors Benches, Bollards & Trash Receptacles Natural Structures Bicycle Racks Keystone Ridge Designs Brick Pavers & Planters The Belden Brick Company, Canton, Ohio Cast Iron Tree Grates Neenah Directional Lighting Fixtures Cast LED Mini Wash Light Lithonia Lighting Aeris Architectural Flood Light Ornamental Fences Ameristar Planter Pots Highland Products Group Wausau Tile Recycled Granite Curb and Planter Caps Provided by City of Binghamton

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