Landscape Architect & Specifier News

JUL 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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88 Landscape Architect and Specifier News I n f o r m a t i o n R e q u e s t # 5 8 1 lighting at events. An existing wide section of curb grass was converted into paved angled parking and is conveniently located next to the memorial and open lawn. A large lawn of durable St. Augustine grass is defined by new walkways through stands of majestic live oaks, and a small area for a future bandstand for park concerts. Formosa azaleas and benches were placed under the shade of the oak canopy. New entrances to the park were located at crosswalks and made ADA compliant. Pedestrian pathway lights and oak tree uplighting increases evening security and provides a pleasant ambiance. Hunter Memorial Park was transformed from a forgotten space to an active gathering area and home to the town's annual Veteran's Day celebration and annual Holiday Parade and Party. Team Prime Consultant: Landscape Architect: Copley Design Associates, Inc., Streetsboro, Ohio and Clearwater, Fla. Fountain Design/Build: Freeport Fountain, Sanford, Fla. General Contractor: Caladesi Construction, Largo, Fla. Vendors Site Furnishings: Site Horizons, Winter Garden, Fla. Planters: Wausau Tile, Wausau, Wis. Pavers: Paver Crafters, Inc., Clearwater, Fla. Memorial Park Continued from page 69 Above: The new fountain includes programmable LED lighting, offering the flexibility to change lighting colors for seasonal and special occasions. I n f o r m a t i o n R e q u e s t # 5 4 7

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