Cedar Rapids Veterans Memorial Building & Mays Island Parkade

Categories: Construction Management, Historic Restoration, Tenant Improvement
Owner: City of Cedar Rapids
Size: 110,000 SF
Year Completed: 2014
Architect: Alt Architecture & Research
Delivery Method: Construction Manager as Agent

Project Description

Neumann Brothers served as the Construction Management Agency for the renovation of the Cedar Rapids Veterans Memorial Building that was damaged in the 2008 flood.  The entire 8-story building was renovated into a number of different spaces including the transformation of existing office space into a cafe, bar, and kitchen complete with all necessary equipment.  In other parts of the building community spaces were developed for social activities and two fitness centers were created.  Additionally, complete new mechanical, electrical, sprinkler systems and elevators were added along with the restoration of the existing auditorium and stage, community ballroom, office, and storage spaces.  Wood floors, terrazzo flooring, plaster cove, walls, and ceilings were also restored.