MAKING PLACES FOR PEOPLE SINCE 1971
LPDA is a Landscape architecture and land planning firm. We create beautiful and enduring places for people. Our work enhances community economics, quality of life and the environment. LPDA serves the mid-Atlantic region with offices in Charlottesville and Sterling, Virginia.
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Focus on Small Projects #1 – A Small Trail Makes a Critical Link
Sometimes small projects have big impacts. In this blog post we focus on the Four Mile Run Connector Trail. At 300 feet long and aContinue Reading Here
- URBAN DESIGN
Potomac Yard Park | Alexandria, VA
Potomac Park is a 21 acre linear urban park located in the Brownfield development of Potomac Yard along Route 1 in Alexandria. LPDA isContinue Reading Here
Navigating municipal codes and understanding land development regulation is our strength. Let our experience give your site the care and attention to detail it needs to achieve a balance of functionality, aesthetics and value. Through the extensive work of our accomplished staff, the foundations of a well planned community fall into place.
We welcome designing spaces, connections and experiences in the environment. All elements in the landscape are an opportunity to layer meaning, uses, history and value. We design it all: graphics, trails, streetscapes, playgrounds, and fountains. Our work encompasses acres of parks, block of cities, the wide variety of projects has our full attention.
Whether you need cost-planning or budget analysis, we can estimate, control costs, prepare bids, minimize change orders, analyze projects for constructability and implement innovative solutions. Through our numerous relationships and proven leadership choose us to manage the communication with subcontractors, clients, suppliers, architects, engineers, and government agencies.
3D Graphics Lab
LPDA utilizes powerful software and computing technology. We are fluent in the latest programs, producing models, animations and renderings that display projects of all sizes. Our staff is able to create renderings and fly-throughs that capture the clients vision and communicate it more clearly than ever before.