christopher consultants, ltd.

North Hill Park – fairfax, virginia

christopher is providing landscape architecture and arborist services, along with civil engineering and surveying, to the Fairfax County Park Authority (FCPA) under a term contract for the development of North Hill Park. The former mobile home community is being rezoned to dedicate approximately 18.1 acres of property to FCPA.

christopher prepared a preliminary site assessment for the park from which a cost estimate could be determined for demolishing existing features and managing invasive plant species. christopher also performed a site analysis including a preliminary grading plan, an ADA access plan, a preliminary demolition plan, a preliminary cost estimate, an invasive species evaluation and treatment plan, and design work.

The park is currently in design, and will include a tot lot, dog park, gazebo, public plaza, informal amphitheater, trails and picnic areas.