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Brenda Khes Receives OPPI Member Service Award

renda Khes, a Senior Associate Planner leading GSP Group's Hamilton office, received the Ontario Professional Planners Institute Member Service Award.

Brenda Khes, a Senior Associate Planner leading GSP Group Inc.’s Hamilton office, received the Member Service Award from the Ontario Professional Planners Institute for her dedication to the OPPI and to the planning profession.

The City of Kitchener retained GSP Group and MTE Consultants to prepare detailed designs and implement an existing placemaking master plan for Queen Street.

Queen Street Placemaking in Downtown Kitchener

The intersection of King and Queen Streets is the historic centre of Kitchener. This crossroads has seen recent improvements, but Queen Street itself has not seen the same attention and needs repairs. In early 2018, the City of Kitchener retained…

GSP Group is assisting Cadillac Fairview with planning and urban design services to develop the new CF Grand Market District in Kitchener.

GSP Planning and Urban Design of CF Grand Market District

Fairview Park Mall in Kitchener will undergo a major transformation starting this spring, with GSP Group providing planning and urban design services to help Cadillac Fairview realize its vision for the space. CF Grand Market District will be a mixed-use…

GSP Group led the Site Plan Approval process for the new Maple Leaf Foods state-of-the-art fresh poultry facility in southeast London, ON.

GSP Assists Maple Leaf with New Plant

Maple Leaf Foods announced on November 26, 2018 that it is building a new state-of-the-art fresh poultry facility in southeast London, Ontario. The plant is about 640,000 square feet in size and will be a $660-million investment. The plant will…

Cory Blaquiere, a landscape architect at Hilton Landmarks, and Mandy Benoualid, CEO of Qeepr, talk about redefining cemeteries to engage younger people.

Connecting Younger Generations with Cemeteries

Wildlife habitats and wetlands. Car shows and festivals. We may not immediately make the connection to cemeteries, although municipalities and private operators are finding new ways to engage communities in these unique spaces. These are versatile places that can provide…

GSP Group took second place in the 2018 Sustainable Waterloo Region Carbon Cleanse Challenge by reducing waste, energy, water and finding more sustainable ways to commute.

GSP Takes Second Place in Carbon Cleanse Challenge

GSP Group joined Sustainable Waterloo Region’s Regional Sustainability Initiative two years ago with the goal of reducing the carbon footprint at our Kitchener and Hamilton offices. This is our second year taking part in the Carbon Cleanse Challenge to reduce…

GSP Group's annual open house is a networking that attracts over 200 industry professionals.

Open House Photo Gallery

GSP Group’s annual Open House has evolved into a unique networking event for over 200 industry professionals in the public and private sector who provide a range of services involving land use planning, landscape architecture, design and development. Here are…

GSP Group Senior Designer Steve Loughran receives a Canadian Association of Certified Professional Planners Award for his work on the Hunt Club Estates Neighbourhood in Cambridge.

Steve Loughran receives design award for Hunt Club Estates

Senior Designer Steve Loughran, CPT, has received the Community Design Award from the Canadian Association of Certified Planning Technicians (CACPT) for his work on the Hunt Club Estates Neighbourhood, a mixed-use community in Cambridge that will contain over 2,400 dwellings….

Brian Roth and Rebecca Egger join GSP Group. Featured projects include Union Station and ORCA elevated park in Toronto, Accelerator Centre at the University of Waterloo, and the Wilfrid Laurier University Carnegie Building in Brantford.

GSP Group acquires Roth Associates Landscape Architecture

GSP Group has expanded with the acquisition of Roth Associates Landscape Architecture (RALA), a highly regarded practice in the Waterloo Region. Brian Roth, firm principal, is now leading the expanded GSP Group landscape architecture team. “I have always believed that…

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

Meadowlane School Teams with GSP on 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