In late January, the reStart Housing project in Kansas City was named a 2017 SEED Design Award honorable mention winner. Selected for excellence in Public Interest Design through a competitive jury process, reStart was recognized among projects in Bolivia, Ecuador, Ghana, Nepal, Palestine, South Africa, and the UK. The international competition was hosted by Design [...]
During the past 10 years, a series of adaptive re-use projects in Warehouse Arts District of East Lawrence has hosted an organic mix of creative businesses, light industrial uses, artist studios, incubation spaces and galleries. Its industrial urban fabric and contemporary vibe serves as an extension to the eclectic neighborhood culture of East Lawrence and [...]
In close collaboration with reStart inc., Botwin Commercial Development and A.L. Huber Construction, el dorado recently completed a new multi-unit housing development in Waldo, a historically diverse and inclusive urban neighborhood located seven miles south of downtown Kansas City. Unlike typical apartment buildings, this project plays a unique and important role in its community.
We’re gearing up to start construction on another mixed-use residential project in Wichita, in the South Commerce Street Arts District. Commerce Street Lofts is a trio of 33,750 square-foot interconnected buildings, originally built in 1930 and used as a warehouse for plumbing supplies. Railroad tracks running along the buildings’ east facade once provided efficient distribution [...]