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Community meets to discuss Auke Bay's future

...plan isn't developed and endorsed by the community, then it won't meet their needs," said Chris Mertl, a landscape architect working on the project. "As we move through the process, people will get a better understanding of how to make...
Housing commission: Less talk, more action

...investment and compromise from all partners to unstick Juneau's housing market. Thomas Eddington, a planner and landscape architect with czb, got into some specifics, mentioning inclusionary zoning and density bonuses. That elicited concern...
Pick at the park

...Extension Service and the Douglas Community Garden.Elfers volunteered some time on behalf of the American Society of Landscape Architects to draft a design for the space, which shows berry bushes, fruiting trees and space for other hardy, edible...
Bike friendlier with a map

...offers landscape architecture, planning and industrial design services, is already making progress on the map. Landscape Architect Chris Mertl is excited about the project."We are taking it one step further," Mertl said. "Instead of just...
Bike map funded and ready to roll

...Bicyclists.A significant portion of the funds will go toward the design of the map, handled by Corvus Design. Landscape architect Chris Mertl explained how the project goes above and beyond the print map that will be handed out to bicyclists...
Yax te totem begins life anew

...Conservation Corps. It was erected at Auke Rec in 1941 by the Indian Division of the CCC under the guidance of landscape architect Linn Forest. (In Juneau, Forest also helped design the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.)Sitka-based carver...
Park(ing) Day

...last available, more than a thousand communities participated, making parks from parking spaces. Corvus Design Landscape Architect Christopher Mertl, who has long been involved with planning and design projects around the city, took on the...
Dolores A. Larson Drath

...State College where she met Paul Clabaugh. They married in June of 1949, and had 3 children. Dolores worked as a Landscape Architect and also worked for the US Forest Service in Fresno, CA. In July of 1972 she brought her 2 daughters to Juneau...
Statter Harbor to get boardwalk, pavilion

...being useable and maneuverable, designers also want the new Statter Harbor to be an asset to the community, said landscape architect Christopher Mertl of Corvus Design."It could be a gravel parking lot with a boat launch or it could be something...
Spruce root used to halt river erosion in place, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported."It all becomes one entity tied together," said landscape architect Gordon Schlosser of Great Northwest. "It's not rocket science; it's common sense if you spend any time in...


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