A couple of months ago I helped cut the ribbon for a pretty amazing project at the Amos Herr Park in East Hempfield Township. It was the culmination of nearly three years of planning that resulted in the completion of a… Read more ›
I’m old enough to have started my college education by drafting with a 2B pencil, a few right-angle triangles and a protractor…and young enough to have learned that method side-by-side with computer aided design (CAD).
Post by Lancaster Civil.
DCNR just announced the recipients of their 2014 Community Recreation Conservation Grants list and I was thrilled that one of my projects made the list. Do you want to increase your chances of being on the list of next year’s awardees?… Read more ›
“Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t you first sit down and estimate the cost to see if you have enough money to complete it? For if you lay the foundation and are not able to finish it,… Read more ›
Post by Pennsylvania-Community Conservation Partnerships Program-Grants-Recreation.
This trail is the complete package. It sits a little way back from the river so along the way you’re teased with glimpses of the big river through the trees. There are nice stretches of woods, meadow and active Lancaster… Read more ›
For many, many years the concepts of “redevelopment” and “green” seemed to be on opposite ends of the spectrum. Those who were involved with construction and building cringed at the thought of the environmental hassles involved with such projects. Those who were… Read more ›
Many of you fondly remember your unstructured childhood when you were able to roam free during the day with your only instructions to “be home before dark.” The feelings of freedom and adventure that accompanied those days were undergirded by… Read more ›
Part of the reason that I decided to travel every trail in Lancaster County is because I was sure there would be trails that I never knew existed that would become my favorite walking or jogging destination. The Noel E.… Read more ›
A community build project that’s building the community. Over 20 years ago, the Hempfield community came together for a week to build the first Dream Park playground for the Amos Herr Park at 1700 Nissley Road, Landisville. Over 2,000 volunteers sawed,… Read more ›
Lancaster Civil is thankful to have been chosen to be the project manager for revitalization efforts at Riverfront Park located along the Susquehanna River in Wrightsville Borough. Lancaster Civil is partnering with the good folks at C.S. Davidson Inc. who have… Read more ›