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Flowery Branch City Hall

Posted on July 19, 2016

WBA was selected for the Design and Construction Services at the New Flowery Branch City Hall and Community Center with Plaza. The Flowery Branch City Hall is the first step to revitalizing the city’s historic district – the downtown area. The project includes a Community Room that spills out into a large plaza area allowing the city […]

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Architecture for Outcomes; Rehabilitation, Safety & Recidivism for Juvenile Youth

Posted on March 8, 2016

Nearly 100,000 juvenile youth are locked up behind bars, within cinderblock cells, breathing cold, stale air and residing within aggressive environments. When children are committed in a punitive setting, they learn to become better criminals- which is why recidivism rates can be so high in areas of the country where juvenile justice facilities mirror high […]

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Office/Industrial Project: Skaltek, New Headquarters

Posted on February 22, 2016

“Quality is what’s reliable in the long run. Investing in quality will, under all circumstances, lead to Security.” ~ Ralph Skalleberg, President Skaltek USA Swedish based company, Skaltek, awarded Wakefield Beasley & Associates their new American headquarter design at EcoPark, a development in Forsyth County, GA which closely integrates a unique work place with nature. Skaltek […]

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Office & Industrial Studio – Now Hiring

Posted on February 10, 2016

WBA’s Office and Industrial Studio is now hiring. Please send resumes to Karen Keel (kkeel@wbassociates.com) and CC connect@wbassociates.com We are seeking multiple positions with the additional skill set: Knows Revit and has used in a professional setting Production Drawings PROJECT MANAGER Leads the development of projects with varying amount of supervision depending on an individual’s […]

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Forsyth County Courthouse wins ACI Georgia Award

Posted on February 1, 2016

For Immediate Release – The American Concrete Institute, Georgia (ACI) has announced Metromont Corporation (Precast Building Solutions) as winner of the Outstanding Achievement Award in the Mid-Rise Category for the Forsyth County Courthouse. Wakefield Beasley & Associates, Municipal Studio, is the architect behind the courthouse and will be attending the ceremony as guests with Metromont Corporation. […]

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WBA Project Update: LakePoint Sports Pavilion

Posted on January 20, 2016

WBA was commissioned to design the Sports Pavilion at LakePoint Sporting Community in Emerson, GA. The project will feature an expansive 265 foot single slope clear span for a single gym that features 12 high school basketball courts and 24 USA Volleyball compliant courts. The gym will also have 35 feet of clearance to allow […]

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WBA Project: Hyatt Place, Athens, GA

Posted on January 18, 2016

Hyatt Place Athens is located in the heart of downtown, within walking distance of all of downtown’s amenities and of the University of Georgia. Directly connected to The Classic Center, northeast Georgia’s premier convention center and performing arts theater, the hotel includes 190 guest rooms, a full restaurant and bar with outdoor terrace dining, an […]

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Juvenile Facility Conversion 101

Posted on January 5, 2016

For many delinquent youth, juvenile detention centers are the last stop  in life of crime and unrest.  Until recently however, these facilities were treated more like adult jails; warehousing young violent and non-violent offenders, resulting in unemployment, delinquency, and a permanent life of crime. Due to Juvenile Justice Reform, there has been a greater emphasis […]

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Forsyth County Courthouse Annex

Posted on December 24, 2015

WBA was commissioned by the Forsyth County government to rennovate the former courthouse in downtown Cumming, GA. The $1.5m rennovation of the 38,000SF space required renovation of spaces that house the probate court and administration on the basement level and the sheriff’s department/administration on the first and second floor. Several areas needed to be completely reworked […]

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Georgia Gwinnett College, Academic Building

Posted on December 24, 2015

WBA was commissioned by the Georgia Gwinnett College to design a new academic building. The new building will be 54,000 SF for new classrooms and faculty offices. It is scheduled to be completed in June 2016 and open for classes in Fall 2016. Learn more about the school here: http://goo.gl/9V5OAP Press: GGC Blog: http://goo.gl/WDVu0V

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