News from 2014

Minuteman Crossing Wins WMAIA Honor Award

Minuteman Crossing Wins WMAIA Honor Award

December 5, 2014

On Thursday, Dodson & Flinker, Inc. was pleased to accept an Honor Award from the Western Massachusetts chapter of The American Institute of Architects for the Minuteman Crossing plaza at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Deb Tacy joins D&F as office manager

Deb Tacy joins D&F as office manager

September 18, 2014

Deb Tacy recently joined D&F as office manager.  A 35-year native of Ashfield, MA, Deb returned to school at age 38 to pursue a degree in accounting and certification in tax preparation. Deb is also a 2005 graduate of New York Institute of Photography, and her work has been published in Smithsonian magazine.  She has been a "working professional on the side" for many years.

Under Construction:  Plains Elementary School, South Hadley, MA

Under Construction:  Plains Elementary School, South Hadley, MA

June 20, 2014

Site clearing began last week for Plains Elementary School, a new public school in South Hadley, Massachusetts. Dodson & Flinker collaborated with Jones Whitsett Architects on the school design.

Nate Burgess wins 2014 Surburbia Transformed Visionary Project Award

Nate Burgess wins 2014 Surburbia Transformed Visionary Project Award

June 4, 2014

A project by Associate Nathan Burgess has won the "Visionary Project" award from the Suburbia Transformed 3.0 Design Competition.

On the Boards:  Thousand Islands Regional Assessment

On the Boards:  Thousand Islands Regional Assessment

May 20, 2014

The Thousand Island region is hoping to become designated as a New York State Scenic Area of Statewide Significance (SASS). Dodson & Flinker, Inc., is helping the process by working with local stakeholders to formally evaluate the scenic resources and character of the area.  

Harry Dodson Talks Urban River Restoration in Shaoxing, China

Harry Dodson Talks Urban River Restoration in Shaoxing, China

April 2, 2014

Harry Dodson just returned from a conference in Shaoxing, China, where he gave a presentation and worked with a group of Chinese and American professionals and academics to help generate ideas about urban river restoration in the city. 

Nate Burgess Receives CELA Outstanding Paper Award

Nate Burgess Receives CELA Outstanding Paper Award

March 27, 2014

At the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA) 2014 conference, Associate Nate Burgess was recognized along with three collaborators for their 2013 paper New Beach Designs as Urban Adaptation to Sea Level Rise.”