GCS, Inc.
Petworth Library

Petworth Library

Owner: DC Public Libraries

Architect: Franck & Lohsen Architects

Project Completion Date: February 2011

Project SF: 19,000

Project Description: Complete interior and exterior historic renovations included a revamped floor plan, window and door restoration, roof repairs, improved ADA access, a new cupola and balustrade, new mechanical and HVAC systems, full restoration of original interior finishes and furniture, new elevator, electrical and fire alarm upgrades, a new outdoor activity area and a 100-person meeting room. The improvements allow its users to have state-of-the-art library services in a space that showcases the building’s classic architecture.

Design-Build Project
LEED® Gold Certified