November 17, 2016

Team Civic Designs Innovative Fence for Ocean City’s Coastal Highway

Mayra Filippone PLA, Ken Schmidt PLA and Team Civic worked to create an aesthetically pleasing deterrent for jay walkers in Ocean City. The design draws on the dune fence as a motif with grasses planted in the median.

Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
September 21, 2016

JoAnn Trach Tongson Headed Planning Committee for B’more Stormwater Tour and Panel Discussion

JoAnn Trach Tongson of Mahan Rykiel headed the planning committee for the B’more Stormwater Tour and Panel Discussion, which highlighted low-impact development practices in Baltimore City and sought discussion relative to design, construction, maintenance, and trends; the event was sponsored by the MD Chapter of ASLA and the Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the ASCE Environmental & Water Resources Institute and attended by over 60 professionals.

Source: Community Architect Daily
September 16, 2016

MRA part of HKS team for Children’s Hospital of Richmond

Mahan Rykiel designed the exterior spaces for this new children’s hospital. The “Sky Terrace” features interactive elements such as musical chimes for the kids to play with during their visit to the hospital.

Source: Healthcare Design Magazine