November 2018

Bay Journal – Article: Project to revive shoreline park using dredged material wins support

Baltimore’s Turner Station hopes marsh restoration return wildlife, recreational activities to Fleming Park By Timothy B. Wheeler on November 29, 2018 A pioneering plan to revive a faded waterfront community park using sand and silt dredged from Baltimore’s harbor took a couple of small but significant steps forward this week. Isaac Hametz (right), of the landscape design firm...
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Fleming Park Project Receives Grant Funding for Innovative Shoreline Project

PRESS RELEASE: Larry Bannerman 443-563-9171 https://turnerstation.org/ On Monday, Nov. 26, Chesapeake Bay Foundation presented $30,000 from an anonymous source to Turner Station Conservation Teams, alongside Baltimore County Executive Elect – Johnny Olszewski and Fleming Park anchor partners  Mahan Rykiel Associates. The Fleming Park project aims to protect the Turner Station community from climate change, improve water...
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Refined plans for Rash Field in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor move ahead – Baltimore Sun

Upgrades planned for Rash Field, the multi-purpose swath on the south shore of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, have been refined and could get underway next fall, according to the Waterfront Partnership, a city non-profit leading the work. Source: Refined plans for Rash Field in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor move ahead – Baltimore Sun
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Baltimore Based Firms Win Top National Research Award in Landscape Architecture

Baltimore based firms, Mahan Rykeil Associates and Ayers Saint Gross bring national attention home for innovation. We are proud to have received the 2018 ASLA Research award for Design with Dredge.  Watch the video above for a synopsis of the research as well as other winners in the category.   Source: Videos | asla.org
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Sandlot | Landscape Performance Series

Mahan Rykiel recently partnered with Landscape Architecture Foundation’s (LAF) Landscape Performance Series. The series is a research program that studies landscape performance benefits of projects led by landscape architects.  LAF focused their efforts on Sandlot, an interim, pop-up active waterfront destination and eatery located on a former industrial site in Baltimore, Maryland’s Inner Harbor. Cut...
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