Barton & Loguidice Acquires Steinmetz Planning Group
In a move to increase its presence in Western New York and expand its Community Planning services, Barton & Loguidice (B&L), an engineering, planning, environmental and landscape architecture firm with over 250 employees throughout the Northeast, has acquired Steinmetz Planning Group, a planning, zoning and public engagement firm with offices in Rochester and Buffalo, New York.
“Adding the planners from Steinmetz provides further depth to the municipal services we can provide our clients in all of the geographic areas we serve, while adding to our family of talented professionals in Western New York,” said John F. Brusa, Jr., P.E., Barton & Loguidice President & CEO. “The synergies between our two firms has been building as we worked previously together on Rochester-area projects, demonstrating our shared vision for providing tailored solutions for our clients that exceed their expectations.”
With this acquisition, Steinmetz employees have joined the B&L team, including Principal John Steinmetz, AICP and Molly Gaudioso, AICP, who have become part of B&L’s Sustainable Planning and Design Group. They will be operating out of the existing B&L offices in Rochester and Buffalo, New York.
“We are excited about what this means for our clients and the communities we serve,” said Steinmetz. “By bringing together our assets to work for the communities across New York and throughout the northeast, our clients will get the best of our joint expertise.”