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Modern Meets History at Loras College’s Keane Hall

Modern amenities met historic charm this spring when construction completed on the 1913 Keane Hall at Loras College. A front entry stairway had long limited accessibility to the building that provides... > READ MORE

Planning a School Expansion? Here’s What to Do When

As we begin a new school facility planning process, I’m often asked the same question: What do we need to do when? There can be many moving parts, leading up to one vote. Knowing all the steps and how... > READ MORE

A Main Street You Have to Experience

Snow lightly falls, sparkling under the decorative lamp posts adorned with wreaths. It gathers on the eaves and accentuates swirls carved into the brackets, the brick detailing and an etched sign reminding... > READ MORE

Why Preserve Buildings?

Do you have a responsibility to preserve a building? It’s a question that leaders of almost every town face at some point and many business leaders consider, too. In each community, there’s a building... > READ MORE