Renovated Residential: The Brenton

The nominator and nominee converted a large former Davenport bank building into apartments. Repurposing upholds responsible land use and reinforces the sense of place in the neighborhood. It also brings challenges such as introducing HVAC systems unobtrusively into the interior.

In addition to the concrete building envelope, nearly half of all finished walls were retained, giving incredible energy savings over demolition and replacing with equivalent.

People United for Responsible Land Use