LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE, PLANNING + URBAN DESIGN
Halvorson Design is a Boston-based firm providing professional landscape architectural, site planning and urban design services to a broad range of public, private and institutional clients. Since its founding in 1980, the firm has helped clients realize their goals with exemplary landscapes and urban open spaces that resonate and inspire.
Halvorson Design’s collaborative approach and attention to detail have earned the firm a national reputation for responsive, imaginative and sustainable designs that endure and adapt to the evolving nature of our environments.
IN THE NEWS...
The Eagle Tribune reports that Tuscan Brands CEO Joe Faro shared updated plans for Tuscan Village, a large-scale mixed-use development in Salem, New Hampshire. Plans include a public park centrally located in the 170-acre parcel as well as an outdoor area to hosts shows, festivals, and musical performances.
The City of Quincy is spending $27 million to improve half of its parks, with its biggest project, Hancock-Adams Common, opening this fall. Designed by Halvorson Design Partnership, this activated park and streetscape—featuring fountains, landscaped green spaces, and walkways that connects cyclists and pedestrians to the bustling downtown—replaces a section of Hancock Street that previously cut through the site.
Kelly O'Brien of the Boston Business Journal reports that Congress Square—a multi-faceted adaptive reuse of five iconic buildings designed by architects Arrowstreet with an activated central alley designed by Halvorson Design—celebrated its topping off ceremony with the news that WeWork will be taking over four floors.