October 10, 2018

A Conversation with a Coastal Ecologist

Ebb and Flow Magazine

“Horsley Witten is the leading environmental consultancy in our region, working on projects internationally, as well as right here on Cape Cod. We were so humbled to chat with one of their consultants Senior Coastal Ecologist Tara Nye Lewis, who is doing incredible work in the field protecting and restoring coastal systems, as well as educating the public about the importance of doing so.”


August 8, 2018

Enhancing fun and function at Gray’s Beach in Kingston

Kingston.Wickedlocal.com

“Several changes for the public benefit that have already been completed or are in the works, including the new Mobi-mat, are designed to enhance the experience at Gray’s Beach Park. Other changes are environmentally sound and with grant funding help create a living shoreline.”


 

June 18, 2018

Newburyport plans public session on resiliency efforts

The Daily News

“The workshop was planned and led by a core team of local officials, city residents and an environmental consulting company, Horsley Witten Group… One result of the project is MVP certification, which gives communities access to additional state grants for projects related to climate change resiliency.”


June 17, 2018

SOUTH KINGSTON community plans together at workshop

The Narragansett Times

“The purpose of Wednesday’s gathering, Davis explained, was to present what’s been done so far and to gather input during one final public workshop.”


June 5, 2018

Planners seek input on improving West Ashley Greenway, bikeway trails

ABC News4, South Carolina

We are proud to be back in South Carolina collaborating with Alta Planning + Design and Dover, Kohl & Partners – Town Planning working on the West Ashley Greenway & Bikeway Master Plan!


 

 

May 30, 2018

Silver Lake horticulture students lend a hand at Gray’s Beach

Kingston.Wickedlocal.com

HW team members worked alongside horticulture students from Silver Lake Regional High School at Grays Beach to introduce the project goals and long-term benefits behind restoring a living shoreline.


May 21, 2018

Rain Garden Workshop at the Eastham Library with APCC

Lower Cape TV – CapeCodToday.com

We are pleased to once again team with Bryan Horsley and April Wobst from the Association to Preserve Cape Cod on another rain garden workshop!


May 11, 2018

Barnstable approves ‘smart growth’ apartments in Hyannis

The Barnstable Patriot

We are happy to be working with Housing Assistance Corporation  on yet another exciting project! HW is providing site and landscape design and permitting services.


May 7, 2018

Building Business: Parking Garden at Heritage “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”

Cape Cod Life

Check out the early summer edition of Cape Cod Home and learn about stormwater management at one of our favorite locations.


April 30, 2018

Work on Attleboro boardwalk on track

The Sun Chronicle

HW is proud to share the news that the City of Attleboro is making great progress with its Riverwalk Connector project.


April 27, 2018

Learn about the threat created by stormwater runoff

MV Times

“Richard Claytor of Horsley Witten Group will be the guest speaker. He’ll talk about the sources of stormwater derived pollutants and the threat to Martha’s Vineyard coastal and inland waters.”


April 6, 2018

Sunset Lake on Tap for Oak Bluffs Voters

MV Times

“…Consultants Horsley Witten have created a detailed plan to address the worsening drainage issues and to upgrade the pond and park. The plan includes a path around the lake with improved handicap accessibility, wet swale, stormwater retrofit, removal of non-native plants, plantings, and signage…”


April 5, 2018

Housing Project in Mashpee Deemed Viable

The Mashpee Enterprise

“Affordable housing advocates in town have long pursued a development on the site, and the final recommendation from Horsley Witten marks a clear path forward.”


March 29, 2018

Town Sustainability Project Pushes Forward, Seeks Input

The Jamestown Press

“The point is to showcase different tools that will inspire people to think of their own ideas,” senior planner Krista Moravec said.” The first phase of Sustainable Jamestown included feedback from online surveys and one-on-one interviews.


March 28, 2018

Horsley Witten Group Environmental Consultants for the Cape and Beyond

Ebb and Flow Magazine

“As environmental consultants, we work with clients to provide sustainable solutions while protecting the natural environment. This occurs at all phases of a project. For example, as a first phase, a town might hire our planners to identify where the best places are for recreation fields, with a focus on avoiding impacts to sensitive areas like wetlands or streams…”


Spring 2018

The Next Wave – Brian Laverriere

Cape Cod Life

“Brian Laverriere’s zest for life is palpable. The 26-year-old landscape designer for the Horsley Witten Group, an environmental consulting firm, treats life like a classroom, eager for opportunities to better himself both professionally and personally. ‘Even if I’m 60 years old and I’ve got all of these prestigious awards, you ask me what I am: I’m a student,’ he says, ‘always willing to learn, always willing to listen.’”


March 9, 2018

Sandwich Secures Grant to Build Sandy Neck Sidewalk

The Sandwich Enterprise

“Plans and specifications for the sidewalk work have already been prepared by the town’s engineering consultant, Horsley Witten Group.”


March 1, 2018

Change Coming Down the Tracks

Pawtucket Times

“Jeff Davis, a project planner with engineering consultant Horsley Witten Group of Sandwich, Mass., was at Wednesday’s forum to listen to public comment on what they’d like to see in the district…”


February 23, 2018

Scituate Dog Park Moves Closer to Reality

The Patriot Ledger

“Justin Lamoureux, an engineer with the Horsley Witten Group, presented the site plan to the planning board Thursday night.”


February 16, 2018

Barnstable Planning Board Considers HAC Development Proposal

The Barnstable Patriot

We are pleased to once again be partnering with Housing Assistance Corporation – HAC and Union Studio Architecture & Community Design to provide well-designed, sustainable, affordable housing on Cape Cod.


February 15, 2018

Charleston City Council Adopts West Ashley Master Plan

The Post and Courier

HW is thrilled to have been part of the Dover, Kohl & Partners – Town Planning Partners team for this meaningful project!


February 11, 2018

Big Grant will Help Clean Harbor, Creek Waters in Sandwich

The Sandwich Enterprise

“Engineering firm Horsley Witten Group will assist the town in installing treatment systems such as underground leaching chambers, or soil filters, all around the perimeter of the harbor and the creek. Besides the large beach parking lot, the work will encompass the boardwalk road, the smaller parking lot, and a few beachside streets, Mr. Jensen said.”


February 6, 2018

Attleboro’s Long Awaited Riverside Boardwalk will be Completed this Spring

The Sun Chronicle

“Thrilled to continue our work with the passionate staff in Attleboro, reconnecting people to their river! Exciting to finally break ground on this project after many years of planning and design.”
Michelle West, Sr. Project Manager


February 5, 2018

Swale Controversy Trickling to a Close

The Sandwich Enterprise

“The tale of a 100-foot stormwater drain that caused an ocean of discontent is rolling toward a happy ending.”


January 18, 2018

Sachem’s Path Now Complete

Housing Assistance Corp.

We are proud to be a part of this important affordable housing project. The design maximizes density with an emphasis on green infrastructure and the use of low maintenance native plantings.


January 2, 2018

Construction on Pawtucket’s Train Station due to begin in September

The Valley Breeze

“HW has worked on a variety of projects in Pawtucket/Central Falls going back over a decade now. We’re particularly proud to be part of this project, which will be completely transformative for these cities.”
Nate Kelly, Principal Planner


December 29, 2017

Boston Public Schools Just Got A Little Greener

Greenovate, City of Boston

“New rain gardens, bioswales and other green infrastructure will soon capture and filter rainwater runoff while serving as an educational tool for teachers and students of five Boston Public Schools.”


December 28, 2017

Exeter Seeks Input on Complete Master Plan Draft

Seacoast Online

“Over the course of 2017, Exeter worked to update the Master Plan under the guidance of a Master Plan Steering Committee. With the help of municipal staff and project consultant Horsley Witten Group, the steering committee launched an ambitious public engagement effort in the fall of 2016…”


October 3, 2017

Washington Irving Ribbon Cutting – Promo

YouTube.com

“The grass isn’t the only thing that’s green at the Washington Irving Middle School in Roslindale. With Mayor Walsh, Boston Public Schools Superintendent Chang, and Principal Davis in attendance, the school debuted its green infrastructure project. In addition to environmental benefits, the project will be integrated into the school’s curriculum providing the students with hands-on learning opportunities.”


August 9, 2016

Changing Chesapeake: Smith Island Unites to Save Itself

NBC Washington

“A fiercely independent group of people is uniting for the first time to save its way of life. By inviting outsiders in, Smith Islanders say they’re ready to change to stay the same.”