Downtown Business Spotlight – Summers/Murphy & Partners, Inc.

Jim_Burrows“I always missed working Downtown,” says Jim Burrows.  Jim is a landscape architect who works at 979 Osos Street, a handsome brick building built in the 1890s.  He says working Downtown was important when choosing an office for himself.  He used to work near Tank Farm Road, but missed the vibrant enthusiasm of the Downtown community.

Now, working Downtown, Jim says he is much happier.  Every day Jim walks to work, makes his way up the building’s light blue carpet staircase to his cozy corner office.  Natural light shines in onto the rough red brick walls that line Jim’s office.  Although Jim works alone here in San Luis Obispo, he is part of a larger team of 30 landscape architects that make up Summers/Murphy & Partners.  Read More