Among the five winners of the City Beautiful awards for 1983 was Penny/Ohlmann/Neiman who was named winner for outstanding
architecture in the small commercial building category.
In a ceremony held under the dome of Arcade Square, City Commission
Mark Henry presented a plaque signifying the agency’s selection to P/O/N
President Walter Ohlmann.
In his remarks, Commissioner Henry commended the agency for its commit-
ment to the city as represented by the $800,000 investment in completely
renovating the existing building in addition to expanding the facility from
6,000 to 12,000 square feet.
The building has also won an award from the Masonry Contractors for the
Innovative use and outstanding design of masonry block.