CBA Landscape Architects, LLC

CBA Landscape Architects LLC

Clara Batchelor & Associates Landscape Architecture, CBA Landscape Architects, Landscape Design, Cambridge Massachusetts, Residential Landscape Design, Commercial Landscape Architecture, Park and Playground Landscape Design

City of Boston Parks - Mayor Walsh Announces 2017 Coffee Hours

The Boston Parks Department has announced Mayor Marty Walsh's 2017 Neighborhood Coffee Hour series schedule. During these events, the Mayor meets with residents at local parks to talk about open space and other needs in the neighborhood. The events double as park openings for newly-renovated parks such as Monsignor Reynolds Playground in the South End (July 18th), which was designed by CBA. Other CBA-designed parks on the schedule include Almont Park in Mattapan and Paris Street Playground in East Boston.

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Tournesol Siteworks Profiles CBA Project in Cambridge

CBA was mentioned in Tournesol Siteworks' blog post about the Sidney Research Campus in Cambridge, MA.  The landscape, installed by Brightview, features custom contemporary benches in a linear plaza space.  CBA collaborated with Arrowstreet Inc. on the bench design, and the site also includes outdoor ping pong tables, pedestrian scale lighting by Forms+Surfaces, a new Hubway bike share station, and concrete unit pavers by Unilock.  Take a look at Tournesol's post for more details and photos!

http://tournesolsiteworks.com/wordpress/index.php/2016/11/more-custom-thermally-modified-wood-benches-in-cambridge/

Summer Internship Opportunity

CBA is seeking a full-time summer intern for our busy 7-person landscape architecture firm in East Cambridge, MA.  Internship period shall begin in May and end in September. Exact start and end dates, along with hourly rate, will be negotiated with the selected applicant. 

Intern will assist firm employees in a broad range of typical landscape architecture office tasks, including (but not limited to): construction documentation, accompanying firm employees at construction site visits and meetings, technical drafting, visiting and photographing past and current projects, assisting in product and method research, and contributing to and updating the firm's website and social media accounts.  Our ideal candidate is excited about the field of landscape architecture, eager to learn, diligent, and flexible.  

CBA's team is a welcoming group with a strong work ethic that cultivates a culture of friendly collaboration to generate design solutions for urban landscapes. We have projects of many types, including parks, playgrounds, multi-family housing, commercial development, and private residences.  Current clients include the City of Boston, the City of Chelsea, City of Somerville, Boston Properties, and Biomed Realty, along with various architecture firms and residential clients. For more information about the firm's work, check out our website. 

Interested students should send a cover letter and 5-7 work samples (maximum) showing technical and illustrative skills to cba@cbaland.com. Applications may be addressed to Clara Batchelor. Preference for students entering their senior year in the fall.

24 Thorndike Street, Cambridge MA 617.945.9760