Spring issue of PELAvision, a newsletter of P.E.L.A. Design, Inc.(PELA) is available
First community meeting for Art and Entertainment District Public Realm Streetscape Design on North Avenue from Howard Street to Greenmount Street was held on February 9, 2013.
A staff designed and installed a vertical garden on the wall of office lobby.
Anne Arundel Community College Truxual Library Renovation and Addition was completed and dedicated.
Pete Crawford visited 9/11 Memorial, New York City, NY.
Tim Develin competed in Annual Baltimore Sculpture Race. For more information see
Tim Develin participated in the annual ASLA Landscape Architects week to promote the landscape architectural profession.
Steve Costello, PELA's CAD manager, has worked with PELA for twelve (12) years. He was recognized for his dedication, diligence and outstanding work. Congratulation to Steve for his twelve (12) year anniversary!
A community information meeting for the 60% construction documents was held in May 2012 for the North Avenue Reconstruction from Asquith Street to N. Washington Street.
A community information meeting for the concept design was held for Roland Avenue Improvement Projects.
A community information meeting for Charles Street Reconstruction and Streetscape from University Parkway to 25th Street was held.
Best in Baltimore Awards
PELA received multiple-year Best in Baltimore Awards from US Commerce Association in Landscape Architect Category
Excellence in Green Design
PELA received an award from The Green Building of America to recognize its excellence in green design.
ASLA Merit Award
Heritage Trail Park Concept Design received a Potomac/MD Chapter ASLA Merit Award
Excellence in Community Services Award
Baltimore Visitor Center received Excellence in Community Services Award.
Fenton Village Streetscape Design Project received First Place Award in Streetscape category from Downtown Development Association.
Skate Park in Carroll Park received multiple awards: Excellence in Creative Use of Concrete from American Concrete International, Maryland Chapter and, Recognition of Exceptional Craftsmanship by the Building Congress and Exchange of Metropolitan Baltimore, Inc.
Outstanding Historic Renovation
Marlborough Apartment Renovation Project received an award from Baltimore Heritage for outstanding historic renovation.
Veteran Administration 120 Bed Nursing Home, a design-build project received an award for best construction from Contractors Association.