Civil/Municipal Planning & Engineering
Transportation Planning & Engineering
Planning & Urban Design
Water Resources Engineering
Environmental Planning & Permitting
Construction Administration & Inspection
Geographic Information Systems
Project Funding Support
Creative Studio Services
Bolton & Menk has provided civil engineering, site circulation, traffic safety improvements, landscape architecture, and master planning services for more than 120 public and private schools and universities. We are dedicated to creating exceptional learning and living environments that exceed our clients’ academic goals and improve the quality of community at all education levels. Our education experience features multiple project types, including campus planning and facilities plans, residence halls, student unions, dining halls, performing arts centers, classrooms/laboratories, libraries, streets and parking lots, and athletic facilities.
We assist clients with planning, securing funds, and/or implementation (design and construction) of Safe Routes to School projects. Our staff is specially trained and focused on pedestrian and bike project planning, design, and construction; DOT design standards and guidelines; and ADA compliance standards and regulations. We guide communities through the planning and stakeholder outreach necessary to establish a common goal and effective project. We also provide sports field design services. Whether for educational purposes or professional-level competition events, we design with your budget in mind and provide a field design to suit its intended use. We have designed synthetic turf fields and bring extensive design experience with blended topsoil fields.
New technologies are imperative to helping clients save time and money. Learn how our combination of drones and LiDAR work together to provide accurate and effective data.Learn
Dive in to learn how Bolton & Menk engages communities in their own comprehensive plan. Comprehensive plans should be tailored to meet the needs of the community – what better way than to engage them in their own plan?Learn
Discover how INPUTiD™ connects community voices to infrastructure improvement projects using a GIS-based web application.Learn
Landscape architect Grant Meacci answers some questions to set the record straight about urban design in this installment of What’s the Fact.Watch
Learn how revisioning design for technology and climate change can enhance beauty in addition to safety and sustainability.Learn
COVID-19 shifted the way we connect with people and places. Bolton & Menk focuses on public health with thoughtful outdoor community space design.Learn
There are many misconceptions about land surveying, so learn more as Janele Fowlds sets the record straight in our next installation of What’s the Fact.Watch
Curious about the types of projects we can find funding for? Check out this infographic to learn more about how we identify funding sources to build your dream project!Learn
Learn some facts about our Creative Studio as Dave Breiter explains the need for graphic design in a predominantly engineering-focused company.Watch
When UAVs and LiDAR sensors are used together, they can collect millions of data points in a project area! Learn how in the final New Imaginations.Watch
Named one of the very best workplaces in the State of Minnesota! We’re proud to rank in the Top 50 on the list, and even prouder that we were voted in by our own employees.