Re-Imagine Normal Street

Re-Imagine Normal Street

If you are looking for something fun to do next weekend, head over to Normal Street in Hillcrest.

Pop Up Event Best Practices

Pop Up Event Best Practices

As professional planners, engineers and elected officials, we’re always trying to find ways to engage the public through workshops. While some topics will inherently draw large (sometimes angry) crowds for discussions such as increasing density or removing parking, many active…

Rendering the Old Fashion Way

In this profession it is easy to get caught up in the ever-changing realm of digital technologies. Visual simulation renderings, computer generated 3D models, and animations quickly transport people to places that don’t exist and transpose what was only a vision…

Designing Habitats With Technology – KTU+A Featured Article

Designing Habitats With Technology – KTU+A Featured Article

Ecological restoration and habitat creation are benefiting tremendously from the variety of software available to help analyze, design, visualize and construct complex systems and subtle topographies. While landscape architecture is embracing 3D drafting and illustrative modeling, habitat restoration can especially…

Bike to Work Day is May 15, and we plan on having another great Pit Stop!

Bike to Work Day is May 15, and we plan on having another great Pit Stop!

May is National Bike Month. Bike month is a way to celebrate the beauty of the bicycle. It’s a great way to promote and educate on “riding a bike as a viable, environmentally friendly, cost-saving commute choice”. Friday, May 15th…

Chris Langdon Joins KTU+A Team

Chris Langdon Joins KTU+A Team

KTU+A Planning and Landscape Architecture is pleased to announce the recent hire of Chris Langdon to join their landscape architecture team as an Associate of the firm. “Chris’ experience meshes perfectly with our design pursuits across multiple business sectors,” said…

KTU+A’s Tactical Urbanism Team Strikes Again!

KTU+A’s Tactical Urbanism Team Strikes Again!

“If these were built, I’d frequent Hillcrest more.” “Bikes rule.” “Thank you for blocking all the cars so we all can bike.” These are some of the comments we heard at the pop-up cycle track the KTU+A Tactical Urbanism (TU)…

“Behind the Curtain” – KTU+A’s PARKing Day Exhibit & Pop-up Pit Stop

“Behind the Curtain” – KTU+A’s PARKing Day Exhibit & Pop-up Pit Stop

PARKing Day: September 19, 2014 is a global event titled “Park(ing) Day” in which a variety of artists and activists collaborate to temporarily transform parking and non-programmed open spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places. The Tactical Urbanism team at KTU+A has designed a…