Manchester Riverwalk

Manchester Riverwalk The Manchester Riverwalk Association is a “non-profit organization with a mission to build, beautify, and maintain public pathways along the West Branch of the Battenkill River in Manchester, Vermont thereby enhancing vibrancy in the community, while creating a compelling recreational and cultural destination”. LandWorks was retained by the Association in the early phases … Read More

Middlebury Riverfront Park

Middlebury Riverfront Park Middlebury Riverfront Park, a joint undertaking of the Town of Middlebury and the Marble Works Partnership, with the assistance of community-donated funds, has become a highly popular outdoor space. A native stone amphitheater facing the historic falls of the Otter Creek provides seating both for organized events and informal outdoor activities such … Read More

City Center – Dumont Park

City Center – Dumont Park LandWorks established a diverse team including Engineering Ventures, North Woods Ecological Consulting, and Ecological Artist/Designer Jackie Brookner to develop a publicly accessible passive recreation space that would serve South Burlington’s envisioned City Center downtown and surrounding areas. City Center – Dumont Park will serve the needs of local residents and … Read More

Mountain Village Charter School

Mountain Village Charter School In collaboration with a team of architects and civil engineers, LandWorks developed a Master Plan for a public, nature-based Montessori school in Plymouth, New Hampshire. The property presented a number of challenges that the site plan effectively addressed, including a relatively steep, north-facing site, spatial constraints, and a desire to maintain … Read More

Milton Streetscape

Milton Streetscape LandWorks, in collaboration with DuBois & King, was retained by the Town of Milton to create a concrete vision for an upgraded US 7 corridor “from the Diner to the Dam.” With aesthetic enhancement as an underlying goal, the LandWorks team proposed a number of enhancements to help transform the corridor from an … Read More

North Branch Nature Center

North Branch Nature Center In collaboration with a local architect, LandWorks conducted facilities planning and developed documents to support a capital campaign at the North Branch Nature Center. NBNC is a special place that had succeeded in “connecting people to nature,” but their current facilities were inadequate for their vision. For NBNC, improved facilities and … Read More

Alburgh Dunes State Park

Alburgh Dunes State Park LandWorks is the lead consultant for a team of architects and engineers retained by the Department of Forest, Parks and Recreation to design an upgraded day-use facility for this beautiful beach and wetland site. Located adjacent to one of Vermont’s most significant wetland communities, LandWorks has proposed design options that would … Read More

Downtown Rutland Gateway Plan

  Downtown Rutland Gateway Plan Teamed with RSG, LandWorks conducted extensive analyses on the key aspects of Rutland’s vehicular-focused downtown, in order to identify aesthetic issues and opportunities associated with land use and streetscape, as well as the functionality/safety of vehicular, cyclist, and pedestrian infrastructure. Conceptual site plans and sections were then developed based on … Read More

Danville Transportation Enhancements

Danville Transportation Enhancements In an innovative project sponsored by a collaboration of the Vermont Arts Council and Vermont Agency of Transportation, LandWorks was selected by a committee of local citizens and officials to undertake a village enhancement effort that included streetscape and village green improvements with a focus on public art and aesthetics. The goal of the project was to enhance the … Read More

Jericho Corners Streetscape

Jericho Corners Streetscape The Town of Jericho serves as a popular gateway to the Green Mountains by Route 15. Increased traffic in the central core of the town threatened pedestrian and bicyclist safety, as well as the aesthetic quality, historic character and unique identity of the downtown. LandWorks worked closely with Resource Systems Group, Town … Read More

Middlebury Bridges

Middlebury Bridges The heart of Middlebury Village contains two aging bridges that span the Vermont Railway.   These bridges were constructed in the early 1900’s to link Main Street and Merchants Row and  are now primary transportation routes through the downtown.  As part of an accelerated project developed in accordance with VTrans Local Transportation Facilities … Read More

Richmond Mixed-Use Development

Richmond Mixed-Use Development Located within the heart of downtown Richmond, this derelict cheese factory property was an exciting opportunity to convert a brownfield site into a mixed-use development within walking distance of numerous village amenities. Despite the property’s ideal location, it presented a number of challenges in addition to soil contamination, including limited buildable area … Read More

Marble Works Rain Garden

Marble Works Rain Garden In concert with the newly created Middlebury Riverfront Park Project, LandWorks designed and oversaw construction of a rain garden that intercepts stormwater runoff from the parking lots and rooftops of the Marble Works business complex before it can flow toward Otter Creek, allowing it to instead infiltrate the ground. At over … Read More

Killington Streetscape

Killington Streetscape As part of a multi-million transportation planning project, LandWorks is currently working with the Town of Killington and Resource Systems Group (RSG) to plan for enhancements at the gateways and along the main routes through Killington. The study area includes the intersection of Route 4 and Route 100, near the Killington Access Road; … Read More

Middlebury Downtown Projects

Middlebury Downtown Projects As part of LandWorks’ development of a comprehensive downtown master plan and capital improvements plan, funded by TIF monies and grants, an identity and local wayfinding system was designed for downtown Middlebury. A downtown logo, directional signs, wayfinding maps and district street signs have all been implemented. The logo has since been … Read More

Vermont State Parks

Vermont State Parks LandWorks was retained to develop site plans and details for Vermont State Parks that were in need of updating to address multiple issues and needs.  For Button Bay State Park, we produced site plans to accomplish a number of goals, including the following: improve visual and physical access to the lake, create a … Read More