Showing articles from "01-2015"

Celebrating 60 Years: Fairview Commerce Green

Saturday Jan 31st, 2015
Dahlkemper Landscape Architects & Contractors assisted Fairview Township in developing the Fairview Commerce Green in the Fairview Business Park, including laying out trails and the giant flagpole that can be seen from I-90 to the south.

Celebrating 60 Years: The World War II Memorial

Friday Jan 30th, 2015
The corner of State Street at Glenwood park avenue was an empty lot with a rotting stump in the summer of 1999. John Ferguson led the charge to establish a memorial for the veterans of WWII.

Celebrating 60 Years: Chestnut Hill

Thursday Jan 29th, 2015
This home is located at 1153 Hilltop Road. The work on this location started in 1986 as indicated on the sketch at the left for Dr. Larry and Judy Rusin.

Celebrating 60 Years: Planning

Wednesday Jan 28th, 2015
Winter is a great time of the year for deep thinking and conceiving future plans. During the winter of 1996, the landscape architects of Dahlkemper Landscape Architects and Contractors developed plans with the Erie Western Pennsylvania Port Authority for the improvement of the Liberty Pier.

Celebrating 60 Years: Color in the Landscape

Tuesday Jan 27th, 2015
In 2009, the Burger King on Peach Street was undergoing a building renovation and needed some landscape repair.

Celebrating 60 Years: "Stick"

Monday Jan 26th, 2015
Of those 60 years, this person, Jerome Anthony ‘Stick’ Dahlkemper, has been around for 50 of those single-handedly improving Erie’s environment.

Celebrating 60 Years: Making it fit! (visually)

Sunday Jan 25th, 2015
Before photo of 6745 Manchester Road. The homeowner wanted and outdoor space that suited the architectural style and made the best use of the yard.

Celebrating 60 Years: Landscape Elements - Repetition

Saturday Jan 24th, 2015
Repetition is a design technique to strengthen a composition. At this residence, the architecture of the home has repeating rooflines in the gables to strengthen the french country style.

Celebrating 60 Years: The Beauty of Winterscapes!

Friday Jan 23rd, 2015
The pattern of the landscape can be revealed in the winterscape as seen here at this home at 76 North Lake Drive, Chatauqua.

Celebrating 60 Years: Sennett Residence, 1996

Thursday Jan 22nd, 2015
Following his dad, this homeowner has a private backyard area.