Recently completed, Phase I of a 3 Phase Mixed-Use Development located at the corner of 33rd and Broadway in Portland, Oregon, the first 4.5 acres of a 6 acre site contains 211 units of housing, a grocery store, assorted retail and food services spaces. The landscape features on this brownfield site include a pedestrian plaza, […]
Humboldt Gardens was a Hope VI, affordable housing project for the Housing Authority of Portland, which included a mixed use building that achieved LEED Silver certification from the USGBC. As Landscape Architect we collaborated with the Civil Engineer to develop an award winning approach to a Green Street treatment for stormwater. The plantings for the […]
North Main village is a nationally acclaimed mixed-use project with condominiums, apartments and retails, designed to encourage sustainable urban growth and quality of life. In this spirit, we emphasized stormwater treatment through an art and community plaza and a green stormwater runoff demonstration street.
The Borealis Apartments includes an array of sustainable features as well as a “green screen” on the building facade. The landscaped wall provides shade, screens rain and minimizes the wind on the building. Moreover, it provides health benefits for residents by filtering air from nearby automobile traffic.