Lyndale Avenue Retrofit - About the Consultant
The City has hired Stantec Consulting Services, Inc. to work with us to define a clear vision and specific steps the City can take to enhance the function, vitality, and appearance of Lyndale Avenue.
Jason Beske, AICP, Project Manager
Jason is a Senior Urban Designer and Planner in Stantec’s Urban Places Arlington offce. He has a broad range of urban planning expertise and has led initiatives ranging from large-scale comprehensive planning and civic engagement projects to site and master planning projects for both the public and private sectors. Jason’s extensive experience in local government provides comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the planning and urban design process. In addition, Jason serves as Adjunct Professor at Virginia Tech’s National Capital Region campus and his recent publication “Suburban Remix: Creating the Next Generation of Urban Places” (Island Press - February 2018), with co-editor David Dixon, examines the rise of walkable urbanism in the new suburban era. Community engagement, placemaking, and social equity are the core of his planning and urban design practice and teaching.