I'm new to the site, but came here for a particular reason, and hope to get some assistance. I'm a landscape architect who, until Friday, worked for the City of Oakridge in Oregon. I took a new job…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin Jun 25, 2011.
"I get your point, Steve, although I'm not sure the example really follows. If someone well versed in design and construction wanted to build a plaza, I think they could. Would an LA be helpful? Perhaps, but only if he had…"
"I was trying to elicit the response you would have if someone wanted to build a public plaza, and – out of inexperience - could not see the value of using a Landscape Architect. What if they thought they could replace the Landscape Architect…"
"From what you've posted it looks like you might not be hiring an experienced course designer. So, before you make anything permanent, try to get good feedback on whatever temporary setups you're considering. Flag some temporary…"
"Steve, I *am* a Landscape Architect. It would be up to the City to hire anyone else, but even though I'm leaving, I'm offering my services free of charge. I've seen the budget, and I know how very very little they have for…"
"I can easily design a public plaza, and can read some specs on water drainage and such. Maybe I'll go on Public-Plaza-Walkers-R-Us and ask for help. That should fill in any knowledge I don't have.
It sure beats hiring…"
"Glad to hear about even more course development in Oregon! I don't live there, but I just recently visited family there and I hope I'll have a chance to move that direction soon.
I would second the importance of talking with…"
"Wow! Awesome and Congrats. I am from Salem, OR, but I have been through Oakridge more times than I can count. BEAUTIFUL area.
I have talked to a few different people working on course designs now and their biggest bit of advice is TRY…"
I'm new to the site, but came here for a particular reason, and hope to get some assistance. I'm a landscape architect who, until Friday, worked for the City of Oakridge in Oregon. I took a new job in Coquille, and one project I (sadly) did not accomplish was the construction of a new disc golf course. However, I am planning on helping with the project as much as I can anyway. The City recently passed a master park plan, and outlined the area for the course, which is partially wooded,…See More
"Thank you! And I haven't played in years, but why I'm here might interest you and others. I'm a landscape architect, and although I'm leaving soon, work for the City of Oakridge, OR. We just completed a master…"
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