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18 OCTOBER 2019 : PRESS RELEASES

Vacant Suburban Big-Box Store Transformed into Pedestrian-Focused Library and Public Park

Olathe’s Indian Creek Library Brings Community and Nature to an Overlooked Facility

KANSAS CITY, MO – October 18, 2019 – Nationally recognized design and planning firm Gould Evans, in partnership with the City of Olathe and library programmer Group 4, has designed the newly completed Indian Creek Library in Olathe, Kansas. The 47,000-square-foot adaptive reuse project prioritizes community gathering spaces, such as a café, makerspace, teen zone, children’s garden, public meeting rooms, and courtyards.

14 OCTOBER 2019 : AWARDS

Gould Evans Wins Two Outstanding Plan Awards from the American Planning Association (APA)

Kansas City architecture and planning firm, Gould Evans, honored by APA with top national awards for their work in Kansas and Missouri

KANSAS CITY, MO – October 14, 2019 – Nationally-recognized architecture, design, and planning studio Gould Evans recently received two celebrated awards from the American Planning Association (APA). Gould Evans’ planning work, for both the Westport District Master Plan and the Wichita: Places for People Plan, won the 2019 Outstanding Plan award from their individual state chapters of the APA.

12 AUGUST 2019 : PRESS RELEASES

State Historical Society of Missouri and Gould Evans Celebrate Grand Opening of Center for Missouri Studies

KANSAS CITY, MO – August 12, 2019 – Nationally recognized design and planning firm Gould Evans, together with the State Historical Society of Missouri (SHSMO), celebrates the grand opening of the new Center for Missouri Studies, a vibrant, living research center and archive designed as a new landmark for Missouri’s cultural heritage.

17 JULY 2019 : PRESS RELEASES

Patterson Health Center Designed to Transform Rural Healthcare in Kansas, Focuses on Wellness

Named in memory of Neal Patterson, co-founder and former CEO of Cerner

KANSAS CITY, MO – July 16, 2019 – Nationally recognized design and planning firm Gould Evans, in partnership with Kahler Slater’s team of Medical Planning Consultants, has designed the newly completed Patterson Health Center in rural Harper County, Kansas. The 62,500-square-foot facility unites two formerly separate critical access hospitals under one distinctive roof that pays homage to neighboring communities coming together.

15 JULY 2019 : EVENTS

Gould Evans Education Leadership Selected to Present at SCUP 2019

Gould Evans Principal David Reid and Associate Principal Kelly Dreyer will present at the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) 2019 Annual Conference in Seattle, July 14–16.

10 JUNE 2019 : EVENTS

Gould Evans to Host “CommUNITY in the Hub” Event During San Francisco Design Week

“No man is an island.” – Frida Escobedo, Architect and 12th Street Plaza Designer

Join the conversation with Frida Escobedo at our “CommUNITY in the Hub” event during San Francisco Design Week to learn more about the 12th Street Plaza design concept and her ideas for activating public space. Monday June 24 from 6-8:30pm in Streetspace at Gould Evans, tickets available at https://bit.ly/2Wvlbjw.

05 JUNE 2019 : EVENTS

Gould Evans Principal Melissa Farling Speaks at AIA Conference on Architecture

Gould Evans Principal Melissa Farling spoke on ‘How to Build a Successful Research-Minded Practice’ at The American Institute of Architects' Conference on Architecture 2019.

More info here: https://bit.ly/2wDf8Kx.

23 MAY 2019 : EVENTS

Gould Evans Principals Melissa Farling and Krista Shepherd Speak at EDRA Conference

Gould Evans Principals Melissa Farling and Krista Shepherd spoke today at the Environmental Design Research Association’s 50th Annual Conference in Brooklyn, New York. This year’s theme is “Sustainable Urban Environments”.

Melissa presented on “Correctional Environments – Harm or Heal?", and Krista is presented on “Planning for Development Without Displacement through Equitable Transit-Oriented Development”.

20 MAY 2019 : EVENTS

Progress on the SFSU Holloway Avenue Student Housing and Mixed Use Project

Gould Evans Associate Principal Brandon Kent and Principal Bob Baum standing on the third floor of our San Francisco State University Holloway Avenue Student Housing and Mixed Use project, looking east over the courtyard with concrete work in progress!

American Campus Communities Build Group, Inc.

14 MAY 2019 : EVENTS

Brady Street Visioning Workshop

Last week we hosted a ‘Brady Street Visioning’ workshop in our San Francisco Studio. We invited neighbors and community members to give input on improvements they’d like to see on our block (Brady Street between Otis and Colton Street).

Our studio sits within ‘The Hub’—a neighborhood currently being revitalized—and we’re hoping to make updates to our street in the future. Stay tuned for more!