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Meadowlane School Teams with GSP on Outdoor Classroom

GSP Group donated staff to prepare a landscape plan for Meadowlane Public School in Kitchener to build an outdoor classroom.

Meadowlane Public School in Kitchener has received a grant from the TD Friends of the Environment Foundation to continue greening efforts to build an outdoor classroom. GSP Group Senior Landscape Designer Richard Turner donated his time to prepare a landscape…

Barton-Tiffany Urban Design Study was among the projects examined during the 2016 OPPI Symposium.

OPPI Explores Hamilton's Evolving Waterfront

Brenda Khes and Kevin Muir from GSP Group led a group of planners in a mobile workshop in Hamilton as part of the 2016 OPPI Symposium on Healthy Communities and Planning for the Public Realm. The mobile workshop entitled Evolution of…

Bill Green's Retirement Celebration in Photos

GSP Group held a party in 2016 with about 300 of our closest friends and colleagues to wish one of our founders, Bill Green, all the best in his retirement after 35 years as a professional planner. Bill remains available…

Decorative paving is being installed as part of a redesign of the University of Waterloo South Common.

Transforming UW's South Common

From design to construction, the University of Waterloo South Common is transformed, including the installation of decorative paving. Significant regrading improves pedestrian walkways, site lines and accessibility throughout the site, with much of the existing green open spaces and vegetation remaining….

GSP Group is a long-time supporter of the Kitchener Blues Festival, including sponsorship of the Harrison Kennedy performance at the BIA Stage.

Kitchener Blues and the Downtown Connection

GSP Group is a long-time supporter of the TD Kitchener Blues Festival. We have a soft spot for the BIA Stage, torn up by the likes of Hamilton electric blues great Harrison Kennedy. There is no admission fee for most acts…

Stratford Market Square Redevelopment

GSP Group is excited to kick off the Stratford Market Square project to support the community and the City to redevelop this historic space in the heart of Downtown. Our landscape architecture team will refine the concepts that we prepared…

GSP Group streetscape design and gateway feature for the Vineland Central Business District in Lincoln.

Vineland Study Earns Niagara Honour

GSP Group with RCI Consulting received a Niagara Community Design Award (Policy and Plans) Honourable Mention for a Community Improvement Plan for the Vineland Central Business District in the Town of Lincoln. Vineland is one of the principal commercial districts…

GSP Group led the planning approvals process for the Hunt Club Neighbourhood.

Hunt Club Neighbourhood Approved in Cambridge

Cambridge City Council has approved a Planning Committee recommendation to develop the 120-hectare Hunt Club Estates Neighbourhood. Approval of an official plan amendment, zoning by-law amendment and two drafts of subdivision allows for 2,400 new homes to be developed in the…

20th Anniversary Open House Photo Gallery

GSP Group held a special edition of our Open House at the CIGI Campus in Waterloo to mark our 20th anniversary in 2015. The location is significant to us as we proudly contributed to CIGI’s campus master plan and streetscape…

GSP Group designs are being implemented at the University of Waterloo to improve pedestrian safety on Ring Road.

Ring Road Safety Improvements at University of Waterloo

The first phase of the University of Waterloo’s Ring Road improvements is taking shape to increase safety for pedestrians and cyclists on campus. The University had a traffic study prepared in 2013 which estimated that upwards of 4,000 vehicles and…