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Assessment & Repairs at Civil War National Cemeteries
Auditorium Renovation for Oxford High School
Communicare CDU
Della Davidson Elementary School
Lafayette County Jail
Lamar Park Pavilion
Lawrence Art Galleries
Martindale Center
Mississippi State Veterans Cemetery
Natural Products Center
NCPA
Oxford High School Physical Education Facility
Oxford-University United Methodist Church
Percy Quinn State Park
Phi Theta Kappa
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St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
Transportation and Maintenance Facility for Oxford School District
Water Treatment Plant
 
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Transportation and Maintenance Facility for Oxford School District
Oxford City School District
Oxford, Mississippi
Completion Date: 2007
 
The Transportation and Maintenance operations center serving a school district with six schools, this site, 4.3 acres on an eight acre parcel, includes parking for 50 school buses, plus employee vehicles.  The building has a 9,000 square foot print under bean in a six-bay configuration, including semi-enclosed secure storage and work areas, providing service and maintenance bays, a management office, employee facilities, and and work areas.  The lower ceilinged program areas in bays two and five are overtopped with storage mezzanines that add another 3,000 square feet to the building's capacity.  The facility was completed in November, 2007.

Significant challenges included a sever site gradient differential of 30 feet in 360, which required the provision of a 300-foot long retaining wall up to 12 feet tall.
 
Howorth Architects, P.A. | P.O. Box 1569 | Oxford, Mississippi 38655

662.234.7444 | howo@howortharch.com