Ericson Public Library

NEEDS:

  • Growing library collection and children’s department required doubling the program space
  • Required complete interior and exterior renovation
  • Building listed on National Registry of Historic Places and owner desired to maintain the historical integrity of the building

CHALLENGES:

  • Matching the architecture of the existing building
  • Original structure not adequate to support library floor loads

SOLUTION:

  • Three-story addition of similar geometry and footprint
  • Architectural details and materials were replicated