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Arvonne Fraser Library

The Arvonne Fraser Library is owned and operated by Hennepin County Libraries. Prior to extensive renovation it was an historically significant, but underutilized library with numerous building envelope issues. Since the reconstruction it has been recognized with multiple awards for becoming a light-filled, robust community amenity. Architect Ralph Rapson originally designed the modernist building for […]

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Frogtown Community Center

The 2-story, 24,500 SF building is ground-up new construction with masonry, concrete, steel, drywall, interior finishes including casework, terrazzo floor, a wood gymnasium flooring and gym equipment. The community center is a place where people in the community of all ages visit, and includes state-of-the-art architectural features including terrazzo floor designed by local artists that […]

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Apple Valley City Hall

Apple Valley City Hall

This LEED Certified three-story addition included a new Municipal Center with offices for multiple departments and provided residents with more efficient access to city services. The City Council Chambers, meeting rooms, and the Police Department Headquarters are also integrated into the new building. Apple Valley, Minnesota CNH Architects 75,000 sf addition

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Como Visitor Education Resource Center

Como Park Zoo’s Education Resource Center serves as a visitors’ center, gateway to the Zoo, and connection to the Conservatory, providing classrooms, an auditorium, and exhibits to foster appreciation of the environment and bio-diversity. The building’s form and materials evolved from its need to maximize daylight usage. The building incorporates the white steel latticework of […]

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The Park – MGM

The area is a lush promenade — featuring the Bliss Dance sculpture, meta-quartzite stone sourced from a local quarry, trees, native plantings, monumental shade structures fitted with theatrical LED lighting, 100 feet of dynamic cascading water walls, and patio dining. Sustainable elements throughout The Park include drought-tolerant desert landscaping, water conservation systems, locally sourced and […]

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