Landscape Architect & Specifier News

JAN 2017

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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January 2017 35 holds reading and educational programs on its lawns and paths; nearby workers enjoy the park's aesthetic and environment at lunch times; residents bring their children to recreate on the park lawns and meet their neighbors; others enjoy the natural aspects of the park, while others walk the new accessible trail connections to nearby services and public transportation. Award: 2016 Built by Women DC, Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation, Significant Landscape Celebrating Women's Contributions to D.C. in Design & Construction. Project Team - Owner: Montgomery County Department of Parks (MCDP) - Consulting Team Selection: Patricia McManus, Design Section Supervisor, Maryland- National Capital Park & Planning Commission (NCPPC), MDCP - Consultants' Manager: Andrew Frank, NCPPC, MDCP - Project Landscape Architect (managed landscape architectural design): Linda Komes, NCPPC, MDCP Consultants - Lead Landscape Architect Project Manager and Designer: Shelley Rentsch - Project Landscape Architect: Jenny Smeltzer // Annapolis Landscape Architects - Principal Engineer: Brian Davila - Lead Civil Engineer: Charles P. Johnson & Associates - Public Sector Div. Manager: Brian Davila, Charles P. Johnson & Associates - Associate Civil Engineer: Robyn Barnhart - Paving Contractor: Yank Strube, HMF Paving Contractors, Inc. - Lighting Design: Debra Gilmore, Gilmore Lighting Design - Public Artist/Sculpture: David Hess Above & Right: The bike path crosses a picket railed bridge of Douglas fir slates. The hot dipped galvanized railings were custom fabricated by Miscellaneous Metals and are lit by amber and blue 0.5-watt LEDs (Prolume). PHOTO: ROGER FOLEY Manufacturers Specified Fencing: GREENscreen® Lighting: Bega Kim Prolume Se'lux Sistemalux Targetti Railings: Miscellaneous Metals Site Furnishings: Metal: Victor Stanley, Inc. Poly: Landscape Forms Precast: Escofet USA MWP

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