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Historic Fifth Street School

Location:
400 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Type(s):
Subtype(s):
Completed: 1936
Cost: $13.4 million
Size (sq. ft.): 38000
Firm(s):
Owners: City of Las Vegas Redevelopment Agency
Contractors: Architect: KGA Architecture
Interior Designer: KGA Architecture
Landscape Architect:JW Zunino and Associates
Structural Engineer: Barker Drottar
Electical Engineer: JBA Consulting Engineers
Building Materials: Concrete slabs/walls, masonry, structural steel, heavy timber, wood framing, tile & membrane roofing, metal flashing, metal/wood windows, stucco, tile pavers, wood floors, metal studs with Gypsum board, wood paneling and trim.
Description: Renovations on a historic school in Las Vegas

Reopened on September 22, 2008

More than 141 door and windows were carefully recreated
Extra Note: "Restored Historic Fifth Street School is "Cultural Oasis"." Historic Connection. Fall2008: pg 1.