Civic/Gov’t

Johnson County Adult Detention Center – New Century, Kansas

The Johnson County Detention Center’s Masterplan, in four phases, incorporates 1,000-beds. Phase I of the Jail was designed with 264 beds and support spaces to accommodate the future Phase II, which will increase the jail building up to 500 beds. The master plan calls for a future second jail building, which will house an additional 500 beds. The jail facility is primarily medium security single-cells with some mixture of minimum security dormitory spaces. The management and operating plan for the facility is based on principles of direct supervision. Inmate housing support includes: administration, intake/transfer/release, classification, medical, staff support, programs, visitation, laundry, food services, vehicle sallyport, maintenance, access drives, landscape and utilities.

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North Kansas City Community Center

This project involved programming and design for a full-ammenity community recreation center. Located in the small community of North Kansas City, the Health & Community Activity Center was designed to offer total fitness and recreational facilities to the city’s residents. During the day, natural light is present, in more than 90% of the structure.

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City Hall Lofts Rehabilitation & Preservation – Kansas City, Kansas

The former Kansas City, Kansas City Hall to a mixed-use loft style development. Originally constructed in 1911, the building is on the National Historic Register. The renovated City Hall houses 44 lofts ranging in size from 650 to 1200 sf.  Each loft has an open floor plan, closet and storage space and contains elements like original ornamental molding, large insulated glass windows, interior vaults, marble, wood and mosaic tile floors and walnut paneling.

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Wheeler Airport Renovation

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Charles B. Wheeler Airport Renovation Kansas City, Missouri

 

 

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African Forest Exhibit – Kansas City Zoo – Kansas City, Missouri

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GA a five-firm consultant team for the design of this premiere exhibit as a part of the Kansas City Zoo’s major renovation program. This exhibit features five animal holding facilities and places a heavy emphasis on interpretive exhibits through the interpretive/research/visitor services buildings.

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KC ATA Bus Simulator – Kansas City, Missouri

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The design increased and modernized training spaces with a new 6,200 sf training facility adjacent to the main bus barn. The new facility contains two large, adaptable classrooms, meeting space, staff offices, continuing education stations and the centerpiece of the new training program: two state-of-the-art bus simulators.

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Brush Creek Cultural Corridor Masterplan – Kansas City, Missouri

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The Masterplan is the beautification phase of the Brush Creek flood control project.  Incorporating extensive community input, the master-plan and design provide for a cultural and recreational pedestrian corridor that would maintain and expand Brush Creek’s status as a unique aesthetic feature on a regional, national and international level.

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KCK Fire Station No. 6 – Kansas City, Kansas

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KCK Fire Station No. 6 is a 10,600 sf fire station. Located near the International Speedway. The station includes four total apparatus bays (back-in entry), three administrative offices, a training/conferencing center, training tower and decontamination area.

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KCATA Independence Transit Center

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KCATA Independence Transit Center – Independence, Missouri

The new Transit Center is located immediately adjacent to the City’s governmantal buildings and within the shadow of historic Independence Square.

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American Royal Interior

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The American Royal provide scholarship, education, awards and competitive learning experiences that reward hard work, leadership skills and agrarian values.

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