A regional palette reflecting native planting materials, hardscape, lighting and site furnishings will create a unique identity.
Richmond, VA (Vocus) April 10, 2009
Timmons Group, an ENR 500 Design Firm and a leader in multi-discipline civil engineering consulting services, announced today that the firm was awarded a contract with Colonial Heights to provide streetscape/landscape architecture services to create a new image for the Government Center Corridor of Route 1 through the City.
Funds will be used to implement phase one, which includes access management, signage, landscaping, lighting, accessibility and enhanced pedestrian connectivity. The City of Colonial Heights, teaming with the business community, is making a major commitment to the beautification and safety of this corridor.
"Our landscape architects are collaborating with the City of Colonial Heights to transform the character and spirit of the pedestrian experience and promote economic viability along this major arterial corridor through the City," said LuGay Lanier, Senior Landscape Architect with Timmons Group. "A regional palette reflecting native planting materials, hardscape, lighting and site furnishings will create a unique identity."
About Timmons Group
Timmons Group is an ENR 500 multi-disciplined professional services firm and a leading provider of civil engineering, environmental services, GIS and Geospatial technology services, geotechnical engineering, construction management, landscape architecture and land surveying. The firm's subject-matter experts deliver a wide-range of specialties including site development design & engineering, transportation engineering and highway design, water and wastewater facilities design, land and community planning, traditional neighborhood design, stormwater management, LEED® and sustainable design and urban planning to both public and private clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. The firm employs more than 350 people and has corporate headquarters in Richmond, Virginia, and regional offices in Virginia Beach, Virginia; Charlottesville, Virginia; Prince George, Virginia; Ashburn, Virginia; Greensboro, North Carolina; Charlotte, North Carolina and Raleigh, North Carolina.
For more information about Timmons Group, visit http://www.timmons.com .
Tim Asimos, Marketing Manager