a multidisciplinary engineering, landscape architecture and environmental
services firm with extensive local, state and national experience
in water resource and environmental issues and park planning.
Combining the talents
of engineering, landscape architecture and environmental science
in one team, KEI is uniquely poised to deal with a wide range of
issues based on their direct experience. Specific experience includes
watershed related permits and permit coordination issues, floodplain
mapping, stormwater and open space planning and design, stream,
wetland and lake restoration, dredging, ordinance and technical
reference preparation and review, water quality issues, park and
recreation grants programs, meeting and project facilitators and
As more park districts,
local governments and developers find themselves owners of floodplain
and wetland open spaces, the combined team of experienced water
resources and park planning professionals provide sound upfront
consulting services to develop plans that optimize recreational
open space use and aesthetics, while taking into account the stormwater,
wetland and floodplain permitting constraints and opportunities
for a cost-effective and timely project.
Having one consulting
firm responsible for integrating all regulatory and design issues
from the project inception, provides KEI’s clients a savings
of time and money.