Newtown Creek BOA Area-Wide and Site Reuse Planning Geography New York State Location New York City & Long Island Years 2007-2015 The New York State Brownfields Opportunity Area (BOA) program served as a national model for brownfields redevelopment using an “area-wide” approach. SGA and its staff have served as leaders in the BOA program, working […]
Norfolk’s Elizabeth Riverfront & Harbor Park Resiliency Infrastructure Design & Constructability Plan Client City of Norfolk Department of Resiliency Location Norfolk, VA Years 2016-2019 The Resiliency Infrastructure Design and Constructability Plan focuses on Norfolk’s desire to accommodate projected sea level rise and tidal flooding by the year 2065. SGA’s design provides a seamless transition from […]
Carlisle Urban Redevelopment A Small Town Reinvented Client Borough of Carlisle/Cumberland County Housing & Redevelopment Authority Location Carlisle, PA Years 2012-2023 After nearly 100 years of operation, three of Carlisle Borough’s largest industrial facilities closed during the period from 2008 to 2012. SGA lead an extensive effort of the Carlisle Community to proactively rebuild their […]
Lower Frankford Creek Watershed Brownfields Area-Wide Plan Client Philadelphia City Planning Commission and the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation Location Philadelphia, PA Years 2013-2019 The City of Philadelphia is a national leader in both brownfields redevelopment and creating livable public urban riverfronts. SGA brings its extensive technical experience in both realms to support the City’s initiatives […]
Urban Design Whether in a small town or within a large city, the careful collaboration of building + landscape forms the basis of true placemaking. Rooted in the fundamentals of landscape urbanism, our work integrates ecological processes into the form and function of urban environments to establish new frameworks for social and cultural interaction. We […]
Landscape Architecture SGA’s Landscape Architecture studio is focused on site development and public infrastructure, with an emphasis on infill development in urban contexts. We have extensive experience in site civil design and the land development permitting and approval process. Project work includes site feasibility analysis, layout planning, and grading design, as well as public infrastructure […]