Kas Kinkead FASLA

Kas Elevated to the ASLA Council of Fellows

Election to the ASLA Council of Fellows is among the highest honors the ASLA bestows on members and is based on their works, leadership and management, knowledge and service. Kas Kinkead of Cascade Design Collaborative received her nomination, in Service, from the Washington Chapter. Kinkead is a recognized leader in Seattle and at the state  […read more]

Bothell Main Street

Celebrate the Opening of Bothell’s New Main Street!

CDC is celebrating with the City of Bothell the ribbon cutting of the new Bothell Main Street. This innovative street is designed as a “flex-street” where parking spaces area easily converted into outdoor seating areas. Accessibility is a breeze on this street with its zero curb cross section. The street enjoys enhanced symmetry by placing  […read more]

Eric Schmidt

Eric Presents at the International Making Cities Livable Conference in Ottawa, Canada

Eric Schmidt, AICP, RLA, Architect and Vice President of CDC will present a paper on Sustainable/Resilient Street Design at the 55th International Making Cities Livable Conference in Ottawa, Canada, May 14th-18th, 2018. Eric will discuss how CDC’s award-winning street designs, Park Lane in Kirkland and Pendleton Multi-way Boulevard at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, are perfect street  […read more]

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Having a Field Day!

At Cascade Design Collaborative, we love designing sports fields! This fits with our passion for getting people to move in the great outdoors, including ourselves. Our most recent field opening is at the new Seattle Public School’s campus in the Licton Springs Neighborhood, which co-locates Cascadia Elementary and Robert Eagle Staff Middle School / Licton  […read more]

Pacific Ocean Globe

Port of Everett Construction Update: Fishermen’s Harbor Plaza

Emerging from the pier are the public spaces at the Port of Everett Fishermen’s Harbor. Fishermen’s Harbor is in Phase One of the open space construction which includes a plaza, a community spray pool, and a wooden overlook. Phase One also includes the construction of a hotel, restaurant, and housing. The open space is set to  […read more]

City of Kirkland Park Lane

Park Lane Wins APA’s Great Streets Award

Park Lane Wins Great Streets Award : We at Cascade Design Collaborative (CDC) are thrilled to receive the American Planning Association (APA) “Great Streets Award” for our design and planning work on Park Lane in Kirkland WA. It is an honor to receive this award in the 10th year of APA’s Great Streets Award program.  […read more]

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AHECDC at Peninsula College Opens

Peninsula College’s new “Educenter” held its Grand Opening on May 22, 2017. The center has space for the Allied Health program, the Early Childhood education program, and the Early Child Development Center. Children enrolled in the current program were welcomed to the site to explore and play in the new split toddler and Pre-K play area  […read more]


A4LE Washington Recognizes Three CDC Projects

The Washington Chapter A4LE (formerly CEFPI) Conference took place May 8-10, 2017, in Tacoma, Washington. Cascade Design Collaborative is proud to have contributed to three of the award-winning projects recognized during the conference. Bates Community College, Mohler Campus, in Tacoma, with McGranahan Architects, and Northwood Elementary School, Mercer Island School District, with Mahlum Architects each  […read more]

Ground Breaking Ceremony Processed

Groundbreaking at Darrington Old School Park

Lisa Corry and Daniel Robbin of Cascade Design Collaborative attended the  groundbreaking ceremony for Old School Park on the Mountain Loop Highway in Darrington, Washington in early May, 2017. Cascade Design Collaborative is the prime consultant for the park improvements, and is joined by LPD Engineering and Grindline Skateparks. Planned improvements include a new skatespot,  […read more]