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Reclassifying the Northern Long-Eared Bat

April 25, 2022

In March, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) issued a proposal to reclassify the northern long-eared bat (NLEB) as endangered under the Endangered Species […]

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Pedestrian Safety — What You Need to Know

April 6, 2022

In New York State, there are an average 312 deaths, 3,027 hospitalizations, and 12,506 emergency room visits each year due to motor vehicle traffic-related pedestrian […]

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Historic Aquarium Uses Laser Scanning to Support Renovation

March 10, 2022

The Aquarium of Niagara is in active preservation and update mode, adding multiple exhibits in the past few years and planning newer and bigger exhibits […]

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Mobile Roadway Profiler

February 25, 2022

Road Evaluation Services For Your ProjectWith new development impacting new and existing roadways, it can be a challenge to gather accurate real-time road profile data […]

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Drone Technology Takes Flight

October 20, 2021

Innovative technology has changed the face of the AEC industry in multiple areas, including virtual reality, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and more. An equally pivotal […]

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Right of Way (ROW) acquisition for LDSA projects — what you need to know

October 4, 2021

If right of way (ROW) acquisition is required on your next LDSA project, this task should be elevated to the critical path at the onset […]

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ALTA Land Title Surveys and the New Standards

September 15, 2021

The phrase “time is money” is no more aptly applied than to private real estate development and investment. Many factors determine an investment’s viability, including […]

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LDSA Projects and the Construction Inspection (CI) Calculator — What You Need to Know

August 20, 2021

Ensuring that you adequately estimate all projects costs and request enough funding to cover all phases of your project is critical.  All projects using locally […]

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Trowbridge Wolf Michaels Landscape Architects Has Joined the Fisher Associates Team!

August 10, 2021

Fisher Associates is pleased to announce that the Ithaca based landscape architecture firm, Trowbridge Wolf Michaels (TWMLA) will be joining forces with Fisher as a […]

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Sponsor Reimbursement Requests for LDSA Projects – What You Need to Know

July 28, 2021

Lack of knowledge of the detailed process and documentation requirements of Sponsor Reimbursement Requests for LDSA projects can significantly impact cash flow. Failure to file […]

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Audit Proof LDSA Projects — What You Need to Know

July 21, 2021

What you don’t know about federally funded LDSA projects can hurt you. To maintain the critical federal funding that your LDSA project receives there are many […]

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Fisher Opens New Binghamton, NY Office!

May 10, 2021

Fisher Associates is excited to announce the opening of a new office in the Koffman Southern Tier Incubator located at 120 Hawley Street, Suite 216, […]

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Fisher Associates Named a 2021 Rochester Top Workplace

May 5, 2021

Fisher Associates is proud to have been named a 2021 Rochester Top Workplace by the Democrat and Chronicle! This honor is an outstanding accomplishment because […]

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Is Your Site Ready for the Return to Work?

April 14, 2021

The real estate industry fuels the annual American economic output by over $1 trillion — its impact on our overall economy is staggering and the […]

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Renewable Energy Opportunities Amp Up: New York Finalizes Major Renewable Energy Regulations – Section 94-c

April 1, 2021

New York recently streamlined the siting and permitting process for large-scale renewable energy projects, which should get solar and wind generation on the grid quicker […]

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What the USACE 2021 Nationwide Permit Revisions Mean for your Project

March 17, 2021

Nationwide Permits (NWPs) authorize certain activities under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (CWA) and Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of […]

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Getting it Right in the Right-of-Way: Fiber Optic Insight into PERM 75

January 9, 2021

With millions of miles of fiber optic infrastructure maintained, repaired, and installed annually throughout the US, how we handle this resource going forward is critical. […]

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6 Months of COVID-19 – Message to the Fisher Family

December 3, 2020

Through the pandemic, our CEO Roseann Schmid, PE has shared weekly video updates with the Fisher Team to keep us apprised of company, industry and […]

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Mandatory Parking Garage Inspections – are you up-to-date?

May 20, 2020

As a parking garage owner, you may think that parking pricing and maintenance are your two main concerns. However, as of August 2018, New York […]

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