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Project Team

Project Owner:  City of Hobart

The City of Hobart is located in Lake County, Indiana, United States. With a population of 29,059 according the 2010 census the City’s has seen recent growth in commercial, business, medical, and light industrial uses.

The 3rd Street Streetscape Project was led by Mayor Brian K. Snedecor and the City of Hobart Redevelopment Commission. The City of Hobart Sanitary District was involved in the sanitary sewer related decisions to assure the project considered the current and future needs of the waste water collection system.


Project Designer: Butler, Fairman & Seufert, Inc.

Butler, Fairman & Seufert (BF&S), is a premier full-service civil engineering firm with approximately 150 employees including Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Landscape Architects, Architecture Historians and technical support staff. BF&S was founded in 1961 to provide civil engineering solutions for better communities. BF&S is well known for our depth of technical expertise and responsive service. Headquartered in Indianapolis with offices in Lafayette, Merrillville, Fort Wayne, Plainfield and Jeffersonville, BF&S provides communities across the state with high quality engineering for infrastructure solutions.


Project Designer: Ratio Architects

RATIO is an interdisciplinary design practice offering services in landscape architecture, architecture, preservation, urban design and planning and graphic design. After 30 years, RATIO has evolved to a firm of more than 90 design professionals that bring a diverse wealth of expertise from their experiences on a myriad of project types and sizes, at local, national and international levels. The firm’s four studio locations in Indianapolis, IN; Raleigh, NC; Champaign, IL; and Chicago, IL allow their team of designers to cross geographic boundaries and provide a high level of design excellence throughout the country.


Project Prime Contractor: Grimmer Construction

Grimmer Construction, Inc. is a premier site-work and civil contractor for underground utility installation (sanitary sewer, storm sewer, and water main), excavation and earthwork, site development, and road construction. Other specialty work includes box culverts, small bridges, lift stations, wetland mitigation, and treatment plant renovations.


Project Construction Contact

Brandon Towle

Contact Number: (219) 940-1915