Bryan Smith, RLA, ASLA, who heads the landscape design group of Barry Isett & Associates, was the project manager of the plan for the community which is bi-sected by the heavily traveledState Route 412. The purpose of the study was to provide a road map to develop a place where residents can: safely access the numerous resources within a short, comfortable walk; choose from a variety of viable transportation alternatives; and enjoy a Main Street's economic vitality. The jury recognized the effective use of before and after images that conveyed appropriate solutions and realistic methods for implementation and offered great details on the bump out planters and pervious pavement.
Barry Isett & Associates, Inc. is the Municipal Engineer for the Borough of Hellertown. A multi-discipline engineering firm that provides civil, structural, forensic, traffic, and mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering; surveys; landscape design; environmental services; construction services; and code services, the company is headquartered in Allentown, PA. Additional Pennsylvania offices are located in Phoenixville, Hazelton and Forty-Fort; the company also has a branch in Phillipsburg, NJ.