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Ken Grieshaber, PLA, ASLA

Project Director - Landscape Architecture
Minneapolis, MN

Ken has 30+ years of landscape architecture and urban design experience, with an emphasis on park and public open space systems. He has been involved in the planning and design of more than 100 neighborhood, community, and regional parks. His work is mindful of operations and maintenance considerations, which emphasize sustainable design solutions. In addition, Ken is known for his skill in fostering an open, collaborative design process that includes all residents, city officials, and design professionals.

Recent projects Ken has managed include:

  • Three Rivers Park District Clifton E. French Regional Park Play Area Redesign, Plymouth, Minnesota
  • Lake Vermilion State Park Campground Planning and Design, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Soudan, Minnesota
  • Central Mississippi Riverfront Regional Park Master Plan, Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board, Minnesota
  • Three Rivers Park District Silverwood Park Planning and Design, St. Anthony, Minnesota (ASLA-MN Award of Excellence)
  • Hartley Park Master Plan, Duluth, Minnesota
  • Big Marine Park Reserve Planning and Design, Washington County, Minnesota (Minnesota Recreation and Park Association Award of Excellence)
  • Blakeley Park Reserve Land Acquisition Plan, Scott County, Minnesota
  • Loring Greenway Site Restoration, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Tettegouche State Park Visitor and Rest Center Planning and Design, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources , Silver Bay, Minnesota
  • University of Minnesota Mayo Garage Plaza (ASLA-MN Merit Award), Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Purgatory Creek Recreation Area Master Plan, Eden Prairie, Minnesota (Minnesota Recreation and Park Association Award of Excellence)