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Robert H. Fitz, Jr. PLA, ASLA

Principal

Professional Experience:

Mr. Fitz has over 30 years experience in the planning, design, contract administration and management of land planning, recreation and landscape architectural projects.

Project Experience:

FoxCreek - Chesterfield County, VA
Oversaw land planning and landscape architectural activities for a 500+ acre single family residential development. Involvement included preliminary lot layout design and oversaw the site design development of the community recreation center, sales center, entrance features and streetscape.

Riverview Green - Henrico County, VA
Land planner responsible for the preparation of master plan and re-zoning exhibits for a 100+ acre mixed residential development. Housing products included patio style homes, duplexes, townhomes and six-plex style buildings.

James River Commons - Richmond, VA
Land planner responsible for the preparation of master plan and re-zoning exhibits for patio style single family residential development. Duties included assisting the client with presentations to municipal and special interest groups as well as preparation of landscape and lighting plans.

Christopher Newport University Baseball Facility - Newport News, VA
Project manager/planner responsible for the design and preparation of construction documents per BCOM guidelines for a NCAA competition baseball field with press box/restroom facility and 850 seat stadium. Led the design development team that consisted of architects, civil, structural and electrical engineers.

Dorey Park Ball Field Complex - Henrico County, VA
Project manager/planner responsible for the design and preparation of construction documents for a four field baseball/softball complex with press box/restroom facility.

Land of Dragons and Drachenfire, Busch Gardens - Williamsburg, VA
Landscape architect responsible for the landscape design of several amusement park attractions including the “Land of Dragons” children’s play area and the “Drachenfire” roller coaster.

Kingsmill - Williamsburg, VA
Landscape architect responsible for the re-design of the entrance area(s) signs/structures, columns, fencing, landscaping and lighting to this mixed use development.

Walmart Supercenters - Richmond Metropolitan Area
Landscape architect responsible for preparation of Conceptual Development Plans for multiple sites. Prepared master plan and assisted in the property re-zoning for the Supercenters in Ashland, VA. and Midlothian VA. Responsible for landscape design, lighting design and irrigation design for various facilities.

UDR Apartment Communities - Mid-Atlantic States
Project manager/landscape architect responsible for the planning and/or contract administration for two years for all automated access gate systems, landscaping, irrigation, well and fountain work for the company’s northern region which was comprised of 30,000 apartment units at 100 communities located in five states.

Education:

  • B.L.A. Landscape Architecture Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1977
  • A.S., Southside Virginia Community College, 1973

Registrations:

  • Licensed Landscape Architect, 1982 Virginia
  • Registered Landscape Architect, 2000 North Carolina

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Society of Landscape Architects
  • National Recreation & Park Association
  • Virginia Recreation & Park Society