Work starting on Twin Lakes beachfront improvements

From the Santa Cruz Sentinel: SANTA CRUZ >> As 75 people in cars, on bikes and on foot swarmed Twin Lakes State Beach on Thursday morning for the groundbreaking of a 10-month project to improve the beachfront, the scene was chaotic. That’s what this $4.7 million...

MINDBODY expands San Luis Obispo Headquarters

MINDBODY recently celebrated the expansion of their San Luis Obispo headquarters. MINDBODY employees over 850 people, with that number expected to grow in the coming years. Their new facility increased their size by 60% adding 64,000 square feet. RRM developed the...

RRM wins Waterfront Center Award for Surfers Point

RRM recently won a project honor award for the cobble garden design element of the Surfers’ Point Managed Shoreline Retreat located in Ventura, California at the Excellence on the Waterfront Award Program put on by the Waterfront Center. The award was given out...

Low-Impact Development and Why It’s Important to Your Project

by: William Strand, PE, QSD Whether you are a developer or a public agency, your upcoming project will likely be required to comply with the State Water Resources Control Board’s (SWRCB) new site design, runoff reduction, numeric treatment, retention and...

Adapt, Rebuild and Carry On: Coastal Cities Face a Rising Tide

by: Tony Keith, RLA Viewing news footage of the devastation in the wake of Hurricane Sandy this past winter and witnessing firsthand the recurring storm damage from El Nino conditions here on the West Coast, it is clear to me that our coastal cities are increasingly...