RADNOR, PA – JANUARY 24, 2015 – Rodriguez Consulting, LLC (Rodriguez) was proud to be a part of the 2015 Future City Philadelphia Competition. Rodriguez was a mentor to the Thomas Holme Elementary School in Philadelphia for the fourth year in a row. Matthew Sherwood and Yarelis Franco of Rodriguez worked with Thomas Holme teacher Lori Abernethy and a group of enthusiastic middle school students on a weekly basis to help design a sustainable city of the future. Preparation for the competition started in October and culminated today at the regional competition at Arch Bishop Carroll High School in Radnor, PA. Great job everyone!
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About Future City Philadelphia
The Future City Competition is a national, project-based learning experience where students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade imagine, design, and build cities of the future. Students work as a team with an educator and engineer mentor to plan cities using SimCity™ software; research and write solutions to an engineering problem; build tabletop scale models with recycled materials; and present their ideas before judges at Regional Competitions in January. Regional winners represent their region at the National Finals in Washington, DC in February. For more information go to: www.futurecityphilly.org or www.futurecity.org .
Rodriguez Consulting, LLC (Rodriguez) provides innovative engineering and geospatial solutions for our Nation's infrastructure incorporating creative applications of technology. Our team of professionals specializes in Design (land development, redevelopment, site retrofits), Infrastructure (water, sewer stormwater, roadways), Geospatial (GIS, GPS, LiDAR, land surveying) services. Rodriguez is a certified SBA 8(a), minority-owned (MBE) and disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) established and incorporated in 2007. Learn more atwww.rodriguezconsulting.biz or @rodriguez_llc.