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Our firm has been recognized as bike friendly!

The Sacramento Area Council of Governments has awarded Mogavero Notestine Associates a 2013 certificate for being a bicycle friendly business. Businesses in the Sacramento region are eligible for certifications based...

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AIA EXPO in Denver: Cool New Products, including a Holodeck

There were about 16,000 conferees and 1,000 vendors at the American Institute of Architects 2013 National Convention and Expo in Denver the week before last. A “petting zoo” showcase of...

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Grand Award Honors for 7th & H

With entries from around the world, but largely from California and the west, Pacific Coast Builders Conference (PCBC) awarded our 7th & H mixed-use building with the 2013 Judge’s Special...

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Sacramento Valley Conservancy Glamps and Kayaks

The Sacramento Valley Conservancy offered the chance to do sunset kayaking at their “Glamp Out” (glamorous camping) event at Camp Pollock.  The camp, which was built in 1924 and run...

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McKinley Park Play Structure Community Build

http://vimeo.com/68412006 Hundreds of volunteers converged at McKinley Park last week to rebuilt something that had been destroyed by arson. Years ago, my kids loved the old wooden play structure at...

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Neon Museum – Las Vegas

Last week, we visited the boneyard of classic neon signs from The Strip at the Neon Museum of Las Vegas.  The stories of these relics were conveyed during an excellent...

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Transit Oriented Development of the Year!

We are pleased that Regional Transit awarded our client, Mercy Housing, with TOD award of the year for 7th and H! The annual awards program recognizes the best project that...

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Renner & John attend author’s talk: The Power of Habit

Renner Johnston and I attended an author’s talk last week at the Sutter Club which was hosted by our friends at Murphy, Austin, Adams and Schoenfeld LLP, one of...

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Maple Park Project Completed

Since the mid 1980’s there hasn’t been an affordable housing project built in the city of Live Oak.  On February 11, 2013, a notice of completion was signed making...

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Sacramento Railyards: A Peek Inside

For many years, I have been looking across a large expanse of a fenced-off “no-man’s land” at the old brick locomotive works buildings in the middle of Sacramento’s abandoned...