Lappas + Havener Selected By City of Raleigh to Redesign Pedestrian Malls

September 2013

Lappas + Havener has been hired by the City of Raleigh to redesign two downtown pedestrian malls to make them more engaging for downtown workers and patrons. The firm has been tasked with “place making” environments around Raleigh’s Exchange and Market plazas to boost pedestrian traffic, and to encourage local restaurants and retail shops to extend their Read More…

Lappas + Havener Names Eric Davis A Senior Partner

July 2013

Lappas + Havener has named Eric Davis a senior partner. Davis succeeds Lappas + Havener co-founder Bob Lappas, who announced his retirement after 32 years at the firm, in December 2012. Davis’ joins co-founder Walt Havener as a senior partner. Davis and Havener will oversee the firm’s growth and business strategy. Davis initially joined Lappas + Havener Read More…

Lappas + Havener Co-Founder Bob Lappas Announces Retirement

December 2012

Lappas + Havener has announced that Bob Lappas, the firm’s co-founder and partner, has officially retired after 32 years of practicing landscape architecture. Lappas spent 19 years as owner and co-founder of the firm. Lappas and Walt Havener combined to found Lappas + Havener, PA, in 1993 in Durham, N.C. Having previously practiced in large architecture Read More…