How Do We Find Our Way in this World? Signage, of course!

“Making your way in the world today takes everything you got.” – Cheers Theme Song   Cities and towns aren’t the easiest places to navigate. Some are better than others to decipher, while others are completely maddening! Making these places and environments easier to understand and navigate increases residents’ and visitors’ enjoyment, encourages people to[…]

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Benefits of outdoor time

After what seems like an endless winter, spring is finally here. It’s time to shake off the winter blues and get outside. In case you need a little encouragement, here’s a list of scientifically-proven benefits of spending more time outdoors. Nature reduces stress levels In her book Positivity, Barbara Fredrickson states that environment plays a big role[…]


Why Landscape Architecture as a career?

This is the first of our monthly video series. This month Jolene shares why she started a career in landscape architecture and its importance to her and thriving communities. About the Author Jolene Rieck is the Principal Landscape Architect and owner of Peaks to Plains Design. The firm provides landscape architecture, civil engineering and planning[…]