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

EOP-designed Woodford Reserve Welcome Center Opens

VERSAILLES, Ky., Jun 10, 2019 — Kentucky’s amber wave of bourbon tourism has swelled to a 370% increase in attendance over the last 10 years—on pace for the $10 billion projected in economic output. As a major stop on the … Continued

The MET Breaks Ground

LEXINGTON, Ky., Apr. 30, 2019 — Lexington’s underdeveloped East End took a major leap towards its commercial roots today as Mayor Linda Gordon and city dignitaries lifted golden shovels to break ground for EOP’s latest project, The MET. This mixed-use … 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

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 Ky., Mar. 11, 2019 — One year ago today, the CRM-led team imploded the outdated and inefficient Capital Plaza Tower to make way for a new state office building designed by EOP.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

EOP Unveils Freedom Flag Memorial Design

LOUISVILLE, Nov. 11, 2018 — EOP Architects unveiled designs for the Colonel Charles Young Veterans Memorial today becoming the first project of the Freedom Flag Initiative. The memorial was unveiled on Veterans Day at the Kentucky Center for African American … Continued