EOP Study on City Hall Exterior Condition Released

LEXINGTON, Ky., Sep. 11, 2019 — During a special meeting of the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council today, Principal Kevin Gough, AIA presented EOP’s evaluation of the exterior envelope of LFUCG’s 100-year-old Government Center. Repair costs top $5 million for the … Continued

Capital Plaza Office Building Named Mayo-Underwood

FRANKFORT, Ky., Aug. 13, 2019 — In a naming ceremony today, Finance and Administration Cabinet Secretary William M. Landrum III officially announced the name of Kentucky’s newest state office building, The Mayo-Underwood Building, referencing the Mayo-Underwood High School, the African-American … Continued

Brenda Cowan Elementary School Opens

LEXINGTON, Ky., Aug. 12, 2019 — The ribbon was cut today on the EOP-designed Brenda Cowan Elementary School, the Fayette County Public School’s newest and largest elementary school named in honor of the city’s first African American female firefighter and … Continued

Jake’s Cigar Bar Opens

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky., Apr. 27, 2019 — The EOP-designed Jake’s Cigar Bar opened today with hundreds celebrating the new location with cigars and bourbon. A historic barn that once filled the Brannon Crossings site provided the design inspiration. “EOP’s objective was … Continued

EOP-designed KICC Wins Project of the Year

LOUISVILLE, Apr. 16, 2019 — Louisville Business First recognized 20 projects and deals today at its 2019 Commercial Real Estate Champions awards that selected the Kentucky International Convention Center as its top Project of the Year. “Convention center design has … Continued

KSU Selects CRM/EOP Team for New Residence Hall

FRANKFORT, Ky., Mar. 11, 2019 — As one of only two HBCUs (historically black colleges and universities) in the commonwealth, Kentucky State University is securing its legacy by expanding student life facilities. The board of regents voted unanimously today to … Continued

Capital Plaza Reconstruction Months Ahead of Schedule

FRANKFORT,. Ky., Mar. 11, 2019 — One year ago today, the CRM-led team imploded the outdated and inefficient Capital Plaza Tower to make way for a new state office building designed by EOP. In a “blast” from the past, WKYT … Continued

School Board Names Newest Elementary After Brenda Cowan

LEXINGTON, Ky., Feb. 26, 2019 — The Fayette County Public Schools’ board voted unanimously to name its newest elementary school after Brenda Cowan, Lexington’s first black female firefighter who was felled in the line of duty as she and other … Continued

KICC Awarded Silver Fleur-de-Lis Award

LOUISVILLE, February 25, 2019 — Greater Louisville Inc., the Metro Chamber of Commerce, awarded the EOP/HOK-designed Kentucky International Convention Center with one of three prestigious Silver Fleur-de-Lis awards presented at the Chamber’s Annual Meeting today. GLI created the Silver Fleur-de-Lis … Continued