Ray Ott & Associates is a professional consulting firm specializing in landscape architecture, land planning, historic preservation, and city and regional planning. Diversity of expertise, clientele, and project experience is one of the most significant aspects of Ray Ott & Associates. Established in 1992, the firm principals have participated in a wide variety of projects in the northeast region of the country, representing over 22 years of professional design and planning experience. Services have been provided to a wide range of clients within the private sector, as well as government agencies at the municipal, county, and state levels.
As a design philosophy, the firm is committed to the sensitive and efficient use of the natural and built environment in arriving at cost effective design and planning solutions. Experience in work with other professionals in related fields, such as civil engineers and architects, and with both private and public sector clients enables Ray Ott & Associates to offer a more complete project perspective, particularly with regard to concerns expressed during the public review process.
Our private sector services include the design of land subdivision and development plans, residential and corporate landscape architectural plans, and the presentation of plans before local planning commissions and boards. Also included among these services is the preparation of both environmental and fiscal impact reports that may be required as part of the municipal review and approval process.
Public sector services include the preparation of public park and recreation facilities master plans and construction documents, community open space and recreation plans, historic district national register nominations and local design review ordinances, comprehensive planning studies, and local zoning and subdivision/land development ordinances.