News from 2012

Farm & Forest Report Published

Farm & Forest Report Published

November 27, 2012

We are pleased to annouce the publication of Community Guidance to Maintain Working Farms and Forests, a report for the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management. Dodson & Flinker collaborated with Horsley Witten Group and the American Farmland Trust to author the report. 

Under Construction: Westfield Model Elementary School

Under Construction: Westfield Model Elementary School

August 28, 2012

Site demolition began this week for a new public elementary school that will serve 600 students in downtown Westfield, Massachusetts. Dodson & Flinker collaborated with Margo Jones Architects on the design of the new school.

On the Boards: South Hadley Plains School

On the Boards: South Hadley Plains School

July 11, 2012

Dodson & Flinker is collaborating with Margo Jones Architects on the design of a new early learning center (pre-K through 1st grade) in South Hadley. The project is currently wrapping up schematic design under the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) program.

Under Construction: Bechtel Environmental Classroom

Under Construction: Bechtel Environmental Classroom

June 13, 2012

The Bechtel Environmental Classroom is an ecological learning center for a range of disciplines at Smith College. The proposed 2,300 square foot classroom building is being planned and designed under the rules of the Living Building Challenge, a green building standard more stringent than LEED.

Rachel Loeffler Joins Dodson & Flinker Team

Rachel Loeffler Joins Dodson & Flinker Team

June 4, 2012

Dodson & Flinker is pleased to welcome Rachel Loeffler to our team as Senior Associate. Rachel joins us with over twelve years of design experience. Trained as both an architect and a landscape architect, she is well-versed at leading and contributing to a range of multi-disciplinary projects inclusive of large scale parks, brownfield remediation, waterfronts, campuses, green infrastructure, courtyards, and healing environments.

A Vision for Exeter Earns BLSA Award

A Vision for Exeter Earns BLSA Award

March 29, 2012

Dodson & Flinker has won a merit award in the Landscape Analysis and Planning category from the Boston Society of Landscape Architects for the project and report A Vision for Exeter. Peter Flinker will receive the award at the 2012 BSLA Gala in Boston on April 26th.