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The Parking Professional - Driving Smart Cities

The Parking Professional: Driving Smart Cities

In the September 2018 edition of The Parking Professional, Kimley-Horn’s Brett Wood and IPI’s Rachel Yoka share seven trends that will affect parking, transportation, and the evolution of mobility.

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Kimley-Horn - Children’s Garden: Strengthening Mother-Child Relationships Within Prison Walls

Children’s Garden: Strengthening Mother-Child Relationships Within Prison Walls

After identifying a need to provide a positive environment for incarcerated mothers to connect with their children, Kimley-Horn’s Matt Iekel and his project team at Iowa State University partnered with a local correctional institution to design a solution. The project—a garden that promotes interactive play and conversation—received an ASLA Student Award of Excellence in the Student Community Service category.

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Kimley-Horn Women in STEM

President’s Corner: Supporting Women in STEM

Kimley-Horn is committed to supporting women in STEM. Our President and CEO Steven Lefton shares how we’ve grown in this area as a firm and initiatives that will continue to help us improve in the future.

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Kimley-Horn - Colorado Air and Space Port at Front Range Airport

Colorado Air and Space Port at Front Range Airport

Thanks to the opening of the Colorado Air and Space Port at Front Range Airport, high-powered planes will be able to horizontally launch and land just outside of Denver. Kimley-Horn partnered with Front Range Airport on the approval process for the airport’s FAA operator’s license and on this video that illustrates the potential for future advancements in the aerospace industry.

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Mercedes-Benz Stadium Atlanta Falcons and Kimley-Horn

Super Bowl LIII: Planning Underway for Event Transportation

Partnering with the Super Bowl Host Committee and the City of Atlanta, Kimley-Horn transportation planners and engineers are developing a comprehensive plan to keep the city moving.

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Hotel Nia - Menlo Gateway - ENR California

Hotel Nia Recognized with ENR California Award of Merit

Hotel Nia—part of the Menlo Gateway mixed-use development in Menlo Park, CA—received an ENR California Award of Merit in the Residential/Hospitality category! Congratulations to our project partners on this recognition.

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Mercedes-Benz Stadium Atlanta Falcons and Kimley-Horn

President’s Corner: Sports Design Projects Focus on Innovation and Sustainability

Kimley-Horn President Steve Lefton reflects on the sustainable, innovative designs for some past and current sports design projects across the country.

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Kimley-Horn provides a comprehensive benefits package for our full and part-time team members.

ENR Rankings 2018: Kimley-Horn is Recognized in 15 National Categories

Kimley-Horn is honored to be recognized by Engineering News Record in 15 national categories. Thank you to our team, clients, and project partners for helping us achieve this industry milestone.

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Kimley-Horn Golden Valley Road Station Metro Transit Blue Line LRT Expansion

Project Spotlight: Golden Valley Road Station

New trail, walkway, bridge, roadway and bus improvements will allow all users to conveniently access the Golden Valley Road Station—1 of 11 locations in the Twin Cities, Minnesota Blue Line LRT Extension Project. This video, created by our visualization team, showcases the creative design solutions users will find when visiting the Golden Valley Road Station.

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Kimley-Horn has a history of applying the latest technology to meet your specific project needs

Kimley-Horn’s Kadence Adaptive Signal Control Technology to Help Ease Congestion in Windsor, Ontario

With Kimley-Horn’s Kadence Adaptive Signal Control Technology, cities like Windsor, Ontario can mitigate traffic to help drivers save time and money on their commutes. Read how this technology may be implemented in 40 Windsor locations in the Windsor Star.

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Kimley-Horn one of FORTUNE's 2018 Best Workplaces for Millennials

Kimley-Horn One of the 2018 Best Workplaces for Millennials by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE

For the second year in a row, Kimley-Horn was among the top ten 2018 Best Workplaces for Millennials by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE. This year, Kimley-Horn landed at #5.

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Kimley_Horn - From Pandas to People

From Pandas to People: 3 Lessons for Planners from My Time as a Zoo Designer

Before Nick Chen, AICP was a Community Planner and Urban Designer at Kimley-Horn, he was a Zoo Designer at the San Diego Zoo. Learn how he draws experience and inspiration from his nontraditional career path as he shares three similarities between designing for zoos and planning for communities.

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Kimley-Horn New Amenity Center IMG Academy

IMG Academy Outdoor Amenity Center

Coming soon: a new outdoor amenity center for students at IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL. Kimley-Horn’s landscape architects have partnered with Fawley Bryant Architects to provide the amenity center’s landscape, irrigation, and hardscape improvements at the academy, which is known for training some of the world’s best athletes!

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Kimley-Horn Avalon Mixed-Use Development

8 Strategies for Walkable, Connected, and Mixed-Use Suburbanism

Shifting demographics, evolving shopping trends, and a growing preference toward walkability are motivating suburban towns and cities to redefine themselves. Kimley-Horn Urban Designer/Planner Eric Bosman, AICP offers eight approaches to employ when adapting sprawling spaces into walkable, mixed-use places.

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Kimley-Horn's Stephen Stansbery co-hosts a webinar that highlights best practices for projects involving public participation from industry leaders.

Webinar: Projects & Public Participation

Hosted by APA and MetroQuest, this webinar (eligible for CE credits for AICP) focuses on best practices for projects involving public participation with guidance from industry leaders—including Kimley-Horn's Stephen Stansbery.

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Mercedes-Benz Stadium Atlanta Falcons and Kimley-Horn

Sports Stadiums Help Lead the Way Toward Greener Architecture

The Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia is the first of its kind to be awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification. The New York Times shares about several green features incorporated into the stadium’s structure—including the Kimley-Horn-designed rainwater cistern that aids in stormwater control and lowers water demand.

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Kimley-Horn Bike Month

Pedal Down the Path: Bike Work at Kimley-Horn

With more than 80 offices across the country, Kimley-Horn project managers work to accommodate all modes of transportation and their users. In celebration of National Bike Month, we’ve spotlighted some of the great projects being done in our offices around the country.

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Parking | The Next Level – Read the latest Parking Newsletter

Read the latest edition of our Kimley-Horn Parking Newsletter to learn more about how we're finding new ways to help you and your community thrive.

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Children playing at Alyce Gereaux Park

World Waterpark Association: A Better Blueprint

Kimley-Horn's Mark Hatchel and Austin Powers provide guidance on successful public sector waterpark design, including the best design features to increase usage and generate revenue.

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We are proud to announce that Steven E. Lefton has been confirmed as Kimley-Horn’s new president and CEO, and John C. Atz as our new chairman.

Kimley-Horn Names New President and Chairman

We are proud to announce that Steven E. Lefton has been confirmed as Kimley-Horn’s new president and CEO, and John C. Atz as our new chairman.

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Executive Voice: Taking the Southeast Lead at Kimley-Horn - Neil Deans

Executive Voice: Taking the Southeast Lead at Kimley-Horn

Providing leadership for Kimley-Horn’s Southeast region, Neil Deans spoke with the Triangle Business Journal on our culture, projects, and growth.

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Kimley-Horn was named #1 on FORTUNE's Best Companies in Consulting & Professional Services List

Kimley-Horn is #1 on FORTUNE’s Best Companies in Consulting & Professional Services List

Kimley-Horn is thrilled to be named #1 on the Best Companies in Consulting & Professional Services list from FORTUNE and Great Place to Work. At Kimley-Horn, our people are more than just employees—they’re the drivers of our innovation, business model, and successful client service. Maximizing our team’s potential through a collaborative environment and a people-focused growth strategy is key to our business.

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2018 ACEC Engineering Excellence Award Winners, Kimley-Horn

2018 ACEC National Recognition Award Winners

Based on criteria including uniqueness, originality, complexity, and technical, economic, and social value, four Kimley-Horn projects were recognized with the ACEC National Recognition Award.

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Kimley-Horn at the 90th Annual AAAE Conference & Exposition

Kimley-Horn at the 90th Annual AAAE Conference & Exposition

Kimley-Horn is joining 2,000 industry professionals at the 90th Annual AAAE Conference & Exposition. We look forward to seeing you in San Diego!

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Remenschneuder Associates joins forces with Kimley-Horn - Shelbyville

Press Release: Remenschneider Associates, Inc. and Kimley-Horn Join Forces

Kimley-Horn officially welcomes Remenschneider Associates, Inc. to our team in Indianapolis, Indiana. RAI has provided design, planning, and landscape architecture services to private and public sector clients throughout the state of Indiana since 1989. With this move, we have significantly expanded our ability to help Midwestern cities and towns achieve economic success within their downtown areas.

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Atlanta Braves SunTrust Park and The Atlanta Battery Kimley-Horn ACEC Georgia Engineering Excellence Grand Prize

Project Spotlight: SunTrust Park and The Battery Atlanta

Kimley-Horn provided an abundance of services for the 57-acre SunTrust Park and The Battery Atlanta. Home to the Atlanta Braves ballpark, this mixed-use development is comprised of office space, residential units, the Omni Atlanta Hotel, the Coca-Cola Roxy Theater, and retail space. Find out more about this project and what led the ACEC Georgia to award Kimley-Horn the 2018 Engineering Excellence Grand Prize for our work.

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Kimley-Horn 2018 FORTUNE Best Companies to Work For and Great Places to Work

Kimley-Horn Named one of FORTUNE’s 100 Best Companies to Work For

For the eleventh time, Kimley-Horn was named one of FORTUNE's Best Companies to Work For! This year we were ranked #10 thanks to our exceptional team.

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Four Kimley-Horn teammates named to Engineering Georgia’s 100 Influential Women to Know

Recognized for their project work, leadership roles, and character, Kimley-Horn's Angela Fannéy, Jenny Johnson, Emily Meador, and Emmy Montanye have been recognized on Engineering Georgia’s 100 Influential Women to Know list!

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Babcock Ranch Autonomous Vehicles Kimley-Horn

An Autonomous Future Right Now

Babcock Ranch—located near Fort Myers, FL—will be the first shared autonomous vehicle network in the world. Learn about Kimley-Horn’s role in this community in the latest issue of IPI’s The Parking Professional.

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Chris Leverett, Kimley-Horn, ENR MW Young Professionals

ENR Midwest Names Chris Leverett One of its 2018 Top Young Professionals

Kimley-Horn is proud to announce that Chris Leverett was among the 21 individuals named to ENR Midwest's list of Top Young Professionals. The goal of the annual program is to recognize young professionals who represent the "best-of-the-best" in their careers by giving back to their industry and communities. Congratulations, Chris!

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Finding the Courage to Lead the Way - Kimley-Horn

Finding the Courage to Lead the Way

Lindsay Walker relied on her skills, knowledge from the LeadershipITE program, and support system at Kimley-Horn to open our Lexington, Kentucky office in 2016. Read about her professional journey that helped her to "lead the way" in the January edition of the ITE Journal.

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Kimley-Horn Water Resources Chlorine Dioxide Treatment

Kimley-Horn’s Florida Water Resources Team Blazing New Trails for Chlorine Dioxide Treatment

Kimley-Horn's Water Resources group in Florida successfully implemented the state's first municipal drinking water facility using chlorine dioxide disinfectant. Receiving the first approved permit in Florida, the team is blazing new trails for disinfection and disinfection byproducts compliance for utilities across the state. You can read more about Kimley-Horn's innovative efforts in the latest issue of Florida Water Resources Journal.

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Kimley-Horn Canyon Aqua Park

The Story of the Canyon Aqua Park

With progress updates provided via social media and a live video stream, the highly anticipated Canyon Aqua Park opened on July 17, 2017. Featured in the December issue of World Waterpark Magazine, see how Kimley-Horn worked with the City of Canyon, Texas and project partners on this family-friendly entertainment spot.

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Kimley-Horn FORTUNE's Best Workplaces for Parents

Kimley-Horn Named one of FORTUNE’s Best Workplaces for Parents

Kimley-Horn is proud to be recognized as one of FORTUNE's Best Workplaces for Parents. This recognition is based on feedback from more than 400,000 employees submitted in 2016 through the Great Place to Work survey. The survey analyzed how parents' experiences compare to that of their colleges as well as the quality of benefits provided to support them. Kimley-Horn came in at #8.

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Kimley-Horn Earning a Set at the Table

Earning a Seat at the Table: Angela Fannéy is Featured in Engineering Georgia Magazine

Kimley-Horn's Angela Fannéy joins a panel of industry leaders to share strategies for identifying and investing in emerging leaders—and why it matters.

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Mobile, AL Office

Kimley-Horn Opens Office in Mobile, AL

Kimley-Horn is excited to share the growth of the Florida's region’s water resources practice and establish a permanent residence in Mobile, Alabama. This office will allow Kimley-Horn to provide local expertise to our partners and clients serving the Gulf Coast.

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FORTUNE's 100 Best Workplaces for Women

Kimley-Horn Named on FORTUNE’s 100 Best Workplaces for Women

Kimley-Horn is proud to be recognized as one of FORTUNE's 100 Best Workplaces for Women. The survey asked more than 400,000 women around the U.S. about their employers' leadership, respectful and fair workplace interactions, benefits and development, and caring and personal support.

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Kimley-Horn Columbus Office

Kimley-Horn Opens Office in Columbus, OH

Kimley-Horn is excited to establish a permanent presence in Columbus, Ohio. Supported by the Midwest region and our Chicago offices, this office well positions us to serve our clients in Columbus and the Ohio market.

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VA Loma Lina

VA Loma Linda Ambulatory Care Center Improves Veteran Access to Quality Healthcare

With the goal of improving veteran access to quality healthcare at the new VA Loma Linda Ambulatory Care Center, Kimley-Horn worked with our project team to achieve an environmentally friendly and patient-focused design that would create a therapeutic setting for patients, families, and staff.

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Work-Life Balance

Lifting Them Up: Work-Life Balance and Support for the Success of Kimley-Horn Women

Kimley-Horn's Lasting Impact for Tomorrow (LIFT) initiative and other efforts are helping us recruit, develop, and retain female engineers.

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Kimley-Horn's engineers and planners evaluated traffic, parking, pedestrian/bicycle routes, and the school’s transit connections as part of the Campus Master Plan.

Madison Common Council Approves UW-Madison Campus Master Plan

The start of classes is only a couple weeks away for University of Wisconsin-Madison students. Our engineers and planners spent time on the university’s campus to evaluate traffic, parking, pedestrian/bicycle routes, and the school’s transit connections as part of the Campus Master Plan project team.

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The Boatworks Commons project was named one of Finance & Commerce's Top Projects of 2016

Boatworks Commons Named One of Finance & Commerce’s Top Projects of 2016

The Boatworks Commons project helped transform the former site of a boat manufacturer in White Bear Lake into space for apartments, a restaurant, a museum and event space.

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Kimley-Horn Named on FORTUNE’s 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials

"Millennials are now the largest generation in the workforce, and training and retaining them has become essential for nearly every organization. Who’s doing it best? Fortune partner, Great Place to Work, surveyed tens of thousands of millennial employees at companies across the country to compile this list of young staffers’ favorite places to work." Kimley-Horn came in at #8.

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ENR Texas & Louisiana Trinity Falls Kimley-Horn

Kimley-Horn is ENR Texas & Louisiana’s Design Firm of the Year

Kimley-Horn was recently named ENR Texas & Louisiana’s Design Firm of the Year. Texas Regional Leader, Aaron Nathan, shares how our practice builder model, repeat clients, and over 3,600 Texas projects in 2016 led to this recognition.

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Atlanta Braves

Home of the Braves

Our Atlanta team tells Engineering Inc. about designing the state-of-the-art SunTrust Park and working with project partners to make the Atlanta Braves stadium a grand slam.

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Kimley-Horn's Sean Coleman and Alvin James recognized by alma mater for Atlanta traffic work.

Georgia Tech Recognizes Alumni, Sean Coleman and Alvin James, for Traffic Work in Atlanta

Georgia Tech highlighted Kimley-Horn's Sean Coleman and Alvin James—both alumni of the University—detailing how they help make Atlanta's everyday commute better while saving drivers time and money.

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Oasis Design Group

Press Release: Oasis Design Group Joins Forces with Kimley-Horn

Baltimore-based Oasis Design Group has joined the Kimley-Horn family. Founded in 2005 by Scott C. Scarfone, ASLA, PLA, Oasis is one of the top U.S. design firms specializing in botanic gardens, conservatories, and arboreta. The firm's diverse portfolio of work includes public gardens and parks, urban riverfronts, streetscapes, plazas, mixed-use developments, wineries, ecological preserves, and multifamily residential communities. The team will be located in Kimley-Horn's fast-growing Baltimore office.

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White Plains, NY

Press Release: Kimley-Horn Opens Office in White Plains, NY

Kimley-Horn of New York has opened a full-service office in White Plains to better serve Tri-State area clients. The office offers site civil, transportation, environmental planning, and landscape architecture/land planning services. This is Kimley-Horn’s fifth location in the Northeast. Several projects are already underway with the White Plains team—including a one million square foot research and development campus in Greenburgh; a mix-used development in Harrison; and much more.

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Kimley-Horn Named on PEOPLE’s 50 Companies That Care

People Magazine partnered with Great Place to Work to identify the top U.S. companies caring for their communities, their employees, and the world. Kimley-Horn proudly made the inaugural list.

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Kimley-Horn Named on FORTUNE’s 100 Best Companies to Work For

For the tenth time, Kimley-Horn is recognized as one of FORTUNE's 100 Best Companies to Work For. This year, we rank #11.

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Best Workplaces

Kimley-Horn Named on FORTUNE’s 30 Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional Services

Kimley-Horn Ranks #3 on Fortune’s Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional Services.

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Parking Safety by Design

Read IPI’s The Parking Professional feature, “Parking Safety by Design,” written by our Chicago-based teammate, Khurshid Hoda.

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