Montana

Montana Infrastructure Coalition

This month Jolene discusses the Montana Infrastructure Coalition. This is our second monthly video series, what would you like to see Jolene discuss in the future? 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 services for clients[…]

Question

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[…]

Driving

The Life of a Road Warrior

What do you think when you hear September and October? For us, the first thing that comes to mind is conference season. And for a firm like ours, whose primary service area encompasses over 500 miles in each direction, that is a lot of dashboard time. We traveled over 3,840 miles this conference season to[…]

Ponderosa School

Walking Loops as an Alternative to Linear Parks

Regional, community and neighborhood parks are common classifications found in most municipal park systems. Other classes include special use, natural resource and linear parks. To determine what class of parks citizens are seeking, community surveys are often a park planner’s tool. In our experience, the survey results often indicate that people desire more linear parks.[…]