Dana Brown & Associates, Inc. is the collaborative creation of landscape architects and planners who have practiced in diverse professional realms and geographic regions. We are one of the largest landscape architecture and planning firms in Louisiana as well as a state certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE), and Small Business Enterprise (SBE). In business since 2004, the staff of Dana Brown & Associates, Inc. brings amazing talent and worldwide experience to our projects. Most members of our firm are Louisiana natives who have worked extensively in other states and countries, giving our firm a unique perspective and understanding of Louisiana’s cultural, economic, and ecological heritage, which we incorporate into all of our designs whole-heartedly.
Working closely with multidisciplinary teams, Dana Brown & Associates, Inc.’s extensive experience includes stormwater and floodplain management, transportation corridor planning, urban design, economic development, park and recreation design and construction, health center planning and construction, campus master planning and construction, GIS modeling of land use and zoning effects, community and master planning and participation, land development regulations, guideline development, regional planning, and ecological-based design. Dana Brown & Associates, Inc. also possesses the skills and resources for extensive public outreach and coordination with citizenry, stakeholders, public officials, land managers, non- and for-profit organizations, and user groups to facilitate proper planning, development, and implementation.
Our philosophy is focused on planning legible landscapes that respond to the ecological integrity of the land and reflect the cultural heritage of its people. Dana Brown & Associates, Inc. shares a distinct vision for planning in Louisiana: commitment to cultural diversity of public spaces, ecologically based sustainable infrastructure, and the clarity of simple, beautifully crafted plans and policies based on the principles of smart growth.