2/5/2016 | Posted at 7:07 pm

Bay Terrace Community & Education Center Selected as Active Design Case Study

The Center for Active Design (CfAD) has selected Tacoma Housing Authority’s (THA) Bay Terrace Community & Education Center as a case study in Active Design. The Bay Terrace Community & Education Center is the result of a revitalization effort put forward by THA and GGLO to update the distressed housing of Hillside Terrace. GGLO’s redevelopment design consists of 140…

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2/4/2016 | Posted at 10:36 pm

Sagewood at Daybreak: ‘Best 55+ Community of the Year 2016’ by NAHB

“Sagewood at Daybreak demonstrates how senior living can be seamlessly integrated into the community to connect all generations,” said Dennis Cunnigham, chairman of the Best of 55+ Housing Awards. We are excited to announce that the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has awarded Kisco Senior Living’s Sagewood at Daybreak two of its most prestigious awards for…

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1/2/2016 | Posted at 8:37 pm

2016 Promotions

We are excited to announce the promotion of several GGLOers in 2016. Every one of the team members listed here have made significant contributions to the success of the firm. GGLO’s expanding leadership signifies the firm’s growth, evolution and enhanced capacity to positively shape the communities in which we work, live and play. Ted Panton AIA…

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12/24/2015 | Posted at 9:16 pm

Wishing You Warm Seasons Greetings, & a Happy New Year

The GGLO Jinglers bringing their A-game to the 29th Annual Great Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition. For 18 years this group of caroling commandoes has sung their hearts out to help raise money for the Pike Market Senior Center & Food Bank. Season after season, we have been able to exceed our fundraising goal to benefit…

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11/5/2015 | Posted at 6:30 pm

GGLO Demonstrates the Importance of Active Design

We are excited to announce that GGLO and the Center for Active Design will be presenting at two national conferences this November, speaking on the importance of Active Design and its role in creating healthier neighborhoods and communities. The first presentation will take place at the ASLA Annual Meeting and Expo in Chicago, Nov. 6-9th. ASLA’s…

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9/24/2015 | Posted at 8:23 pm

Got Equity? – PARK(ing) Day 2015 Remembrance

Last week, GGLO’s Emerging Professionals group did the impossible – they upped their PARKing Day game and put on a stunning parklet for the people of Seattle and lucky passersby. As part of the annual PARKing Day celebration, these GGLOers put together  an entertaining, informational and engaging space that we almost wish could have just stayed there permanently….

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9/18/2015 | Posted at 6:59 pm

Why Transportation Matters

Just how much does commuting by bike really matter? As a certified BizCycle workplace and designers striving for climate-friendly communities of all shapes and sizes, we know transit-oriented communities play an important role. Multimodal transportation, and in particular commuting by bike, is front and center in our office conversations and in our project design discussions. Efforts…

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8/5/2015 | Posted at 10:51 pm

GGLO at the Post Alley Hooley!

Hooley (‘hu:li): A wild or noisy party Come on down to the Harbor Steps tomorrow, August 6th from 6-9 pm for the Third Annual Post Alley Hooley! Join GGLO and fellow hooligans as we partake in the live music, beverages, games and art installations from locals across this great city. GGLO’s Emerging Professionals Group is…

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8/3/2015 | Posted at 10:28 pm

GGLO Recognized as a JUST Organization

“Design that stimulates community goes beyond the project design of great buildings and places. Our commitment to community begins right here at home with our own at GGLO.” – Jeff Foster AIA, Managing Principal, GGLO We are proud to announce that GGLO is now part of the International Living Future Institute’s (ILFI)JUST Program. It is…

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6/30/2015 | Posted at 4:44 pm

Bike Month Remembrance

It’s been almost a month since Bike Month wrapped up and our legs are only now recovering! GGLOers celebrated May with teams competing against each other to see who could peddle to the top of the firm rankings in this year’s Bike Month Challenge. We would love to share the numbers with you: Here is…

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