Mahan Rykiel Associates has been collaboratively working with the project Master Plan Architect on developing and designing the streetscape and open space for a new high density mixed use urban neighborhood within the Merriweather-Symphony Woods Neighborhood in Downtown Columbia.
Mahan Rykiel Associates and a team of consultants provided strategic planning services for the continued revitalization of the City of Lancaster through a community-owned action plan. The previous economic development strategy, produced in 1998, sought to stimulate development and business interest; this strategic plan will both continue and expand upon the revitalization of the City—leveraging […]
The Neighborhood Square is designed to function as the heart and center of the Chevy Chase Lake development. Its open space and edges accommodate both daily uses such as outdoor dining and casual seating to programmed functions like concerts in the park, seasonal markets and festivals.
Site amenities provide a competitive advantage for retail developers. For Trenholm Plaza in Columbia, SC, Mahan Rykiel Associates evaluated the opportunities and provided a menu of enhancement options for the existing retail center. A new cafe plaza, landscaping and fountain convinced a sought-after F&B tenant to relocate. Adjacent special paving in the parking area doubles […]
Surrounded by lively residential neighborhoods, downtown Annapolis is a vibrant mix of both nationally known retail chains and locally owned shops. As part of a major utility relocation, Mahan Rykiel Associates created a Master Plan to improve Main Street and breathe new life into this historic retail district.
The Upper Chesapeake Health Medical Campus is a mixed use campus on a 96-acre site that will enhance community health, wellness and prevention in state of the art facilities. Phase I, on approximately 30-acres, will include a new seven story, 105 bed hospital. Future phases will include Medical Office space, support office, retail, and a […]