Mixed Use Village Design, Groton, MA
Designed a new village area including commercial and business
uses, 240 single family and condominium housing units and
protection measures for sensitive conservation lands on a
560 acre tract. Presented plans to a Town Meeting for Concept
Plan approval. Coordinated and reviewed Environmental Impact
Report and Definitive Subdivision Plan of property.
Groton Woods Subdivisions
Designed three linked, abutting subdivisions with 117 lots
on 300 acre tract. Final design included construction of a
pond to serve as the focal point for subdivision. The pond
also provided a source of gravel for road construction and
mitigated increases in runoff. Final design also included
a trail system connecting all parts of the subdivision to
a block of protected conservation land. P&S coordinated and
Designed 30 unit multifamily development including subsidized
housing component. Design included two coordinated clusters
of units with views over common areas and reclaimed pond.
Coordinated and reviewed site engineering.
Maple Hill Farm Subdivision
Analyzed previously approved 20 lot subdivision obtained by
bank in foreclosure. Recommended steps to be taken to protect
property interests and modifications of design to lower construction
costs, improve marketability of properties, and reduce environmental
McLain's Woods Subdivision
Designed 12 lot subdivision on parcel with environmentally
sensitive wetland and wildlife areas. Located special house
sitings and designed trail network connecting houses, common
field area and conservation area.
Orchard Lane Subdivision
Designed 6 lot subdivision on hillside with spectacular views.
Coordinated and reviewed engineering and wetland issues including
wildlife study for brook crossing.
Boston Road Commercial Development
Designed 30,000 square foot commercial development to create
village effect by organizing buildings around central common
serving as the site focus. Prepared site grading plans and
carried out drainage design.
Deer Run Park Professional Office Development
Designed office park for 70,000 square feet of professional
office space with central outdoor courtyard. Presented Concept
Plan to Town Meeting for required re-zoning.
Additional Recent Land Planning Projects
Still Meadow: cluster development to protect field and
endangered species habitat
Baddacook Fields: development with views of new field
area, while protecting pond and critical habitat
Mill Run Place: 60,000 SF commercial development
Deerhaven: 27 lot development protecting fields and
40 acre property in Carlisle: protection of critical
wooded habitat area
140 acre property in Groton: limited development on
historic landscape area