About Us

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YSM is a landscape architecture firm specializing in park and recreation design and planning.  Our philosophy is best summed up by our mission statement: “Dedicated to the design and planning of community spaces for public recreation.”  Our unique focus results in thoughtful, creative and cost-effective solutions which maximize the potential of each site to serve the community.

YSM stresses the art of park design. We strive to create unique environments that encourage users to spend time in pursuit of healthful, enjoyable recreation activities and foster the imagination of children.

Each YSM project receives the collaborative insights of the principals as well as their practical, proven experience. Our commitment to context-sensitive, stakeholder-driven designs provide creative solutions tailored to each client’s unique needs and circumstances.

YSM provides innovative park and recreation and landscape architectural design and planning services to municipalities, counties, non-profit organizations, private clients, and design professionals.