July 31, 2018

First, we would like to thank everyone who came out to our final town meeting! We did get some imperative feedback! This was our largest turnout to-date, possibly because we offered ice-cream but more likely it was the information and exposure of the project that came...

May 24, 2018

All our efforts in understanding the site, its opportunities, challenges and uniqueness culminated in the past month into a series of 5 concept plans which were presented at this second town meeting.  Ron had the task of presenting the previous work to date, our unders...

April 26, 2018

After a short introduction from Joe, and a brief overview of the work we have completed by Ron;  Bob introduced the workshop. Instead of separating the site into the three major areas (The Park, The Playstead and the Municipal Complex), it was organized by theme. We ha...

March 14, 2018

Today we toured the Doherty Middle school with Principal Robin Wilson in order to understand the indoor / outdoor relationship and how people enter the building. It sure is a maze in that building, with ramps dominating much of the space. The immediate outdoor connecti...

March 13, 2018

After The storm last week - we had to update our tree survey, Might have to do it again with the storm we are having today... 

February 28, 2018

Unseasonably warm day - GPI spent the day inventorying the trees within the project area.  Lunch break at UBurger!

February 23, 2018

Got a call from DPW that they located a file labeled “Playstead”. Paydirt! – Much to our surprise, these files include historical plans of the park, the bandstand, as well as the Playstead. Beyond the technical information, the plans offer up a number of names as to...

February 23, 2018

Meeting with the Steering Committee today to review progress and to share some draft documents, including a pictorial timeline that represent development and changes of the PPMC project area from about 1900 to today.

After the meeting, GPI team members bush wacked our w...

January 19, 2018

Another visit to the Andover Historical Society to follow up on some items.  AHS shared  some great images of the park.

January 12, 2018

Town shared GIS files for the project area.  Started working on existing conditions and site analysis.

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