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Legacy Lofts at the Blommer Ice Cream Factory Breaks Ground

Local officials joined community leaders and industry partners on Wednesday, November 8 for a groundbreaking ceremony for the Legacy Lofts at the Blommer Ice Cream Factory (Legacy Lofts) located at 1500 W. North Avenue. Legacy Lofts is a $13.9 million project to convert the three-story historic Blommer Ice Cream Factory and an adjacent open site…

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Governor, Mayor Attend Ceremony at Welford Sanders Historic Lofts on Juneteenth Day

June 19, 2017–MILWAUKEE–State and local officials joined community leaders and industry partners for a combined ribbon cutting/ground breaking ceremony at Welford Sanders Historic Lofts to celebrate the opening of renovated office space and kick off construction of the residential portion of the project, which is located at 2821 N. 4th Street. Welford Sanders Historic Lofts…

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Mackie Building: Historic Rehab Expertise in Action

Continuum is renovating all 60,000 square feet of the six-story Mackie Building (photo at left), which was built in 1887 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The project is a continuation of the firm’s highly successful partnership with Milwaukee developer, Josh Jeffers of J. Jeffers & Co. Says Jeffers of Continuum’s work, “They…

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Vaishali Wagh: Crossing Cultures, Mediums and Professions

Vaishali Wagh, RA, LEEP AP, is a design architect at Continuum Architects + Planners who incorporates a cosmopolitan perspective and fine arts experience into her architectural design sensibilities. She earned her BA in architecture in her home country of India.  A few years later, she came to the United States to earn her Master of…

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Historic Paper Box Lofts, Moody Park win 2016 Mayor’s Design Awards

Two projects by Continuum Architects + Planners received awards as part of the 19th Annual Mayor’s Design Awards May 25, 2016   Historic Paper Box Lofts, 1560 W. Pierce Street, won the Test of Time Award. Completed in 1920, the five-story, red-brick and cream-city brick building was once home to the Milwaukee Paper Box Company,…

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The Barclay

The Barclay campus consists of 3 buildings within a larger historic district in Walker’s Point. The 3 buildings are being renovated from an industrial warehouse use to market rate multi family housing. They are separated from each other by a thoroughfare. The challenge was to create a cohesive campus and re-imagine the historic buildings in…

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