Boise City Gives Out Building Excellence Awards

Posted on: Jun 09, 2015

Henriksen/Butler's new Boise showroom was honored for adding accessibility ramps to historic building. The city of Boise's Planning and Development Services Department and the Building Owners and Managers Association honored seven building projects with the eighth annual Building Excellence Awards.

Herniksen/Butler was honored for adding wheelchair ramps to the rear of the 1939 building that originally housed the John Regan Post No. 2 American Legion Hall. Clear access for electrical equipment conflicted with original ramp design and it was difficult to get parking spaces close to the ramp. Henriksen/Butler maintained the building’s Art Deco exterior, including original windows, and integrated accessibility with the building’s historic nature. View Article