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CDC Welcomes New Project Manager and Landscape Architect

Cascade Design Collaborative is proud to announce and welcome Liz Browning (Project Manager) and Cindy Talley (Landscape Architect) as our newest team members. For the last 14 years, Liz Browning has worked in landscape architecture in the Pacific Northwest on a wide range of projects. Her work has a strong focus on public urban spaces  […read more]

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Lisa Corry – Sustainability Ambassador

Cascade Design Collaborative Partner, Lisa Corry, participated as a Sustainability Ambassador for the Port of Seattle’s Environmental Industry Awareness Day on July 26, 2018. 26 student representatives from local youth empowerment groups were invited to participate with 6 environmental industry and science professionals. These professionals guided student reps through a process of understanding sustainability systems,  […read more]

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Venema Creek Highlighted in SPU Publication

Cascade Design Collaborative is proud that the City of Seattle and Seattle Public Utilities has chosen to feature the Venema Creek Natural Drainage System Project on the cover of the “2018 NPDES Phase I Municipal Stormwater Permit / Stormwater Management Program” publication. Cascade Design Collaborative is currently working with Seattle Public Utilities on a number  […read more]

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CDC’s New Principals!

Cascade Design Collaborative expanded its leadership team to include new Principals and Owners Jennifer Mundee and Lisa Corry. The promotions honor the contribution each landscape architect has made to the firm’s award-winning portfolio of planning and design projects in the public realm. Jennifer Mundee has been with the firm for 20 years, providing design leadership for CDC’s urban  […read more]

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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]

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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]