Blazer Hall

University of Kentucky
LEED Silver Certified



Student Lounge and Community Space



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PROJECT DETAILS

North Campus Redevelopment

Blazer Hall, formerly Champions Court II is part of the ongoing efforts by the University of Kentucky and Education Realty Trust to revitalize the on-campus housing. It is a continuation of the North Campus Residence Halls development, and houses 427 students.

The five-story building offers private two bedroom suites along with private four bedroom suites interspersed with living learning/study spaces and social gathering seating areas in at least three locations on each floor, some with prominent views to the central courtyard shared with Jewell Hall, the Joe Craft Center, and the North Campus. The residence hall includes one community kitchen and high-tech laundry facilities. The living environment is enhanced with work by local Kentucky artists scattered throughout the lobbies and public spaces. The prominent entry tower is equipped with UK blue lighting that will shine on special occasions. The residence hall incorporates the latest technologies including wireless internet and satellite connection to enhance the living experience for today’s modern students.

Blazer Hall is LEED Silver Certified. Bike racks are scattered throughout the site to encourage sustainability.

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The Louisville Metro Housing Authority and the City of Louisville will break ground Friday, March 29, on Phase I of the Beecher Terrace Revitalization. Phase I includes a single, four-story building with 117 units designed specifically for seniors.

As part of a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Choice Neighborhoods Initiative Implementation Grant, the new Beecher Terrace will be transformed into a sustainable, walkable, and amenity-rich community. When complete it will offer over 600 units of affordable housing. The buildings reflect the character of nearby neighborhoods while maintaining their heritage and identity.

The entire redevelopment is pursuing U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and USGBC Kentucky LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED ND) and Enterprise Green Community certification.

Sherman Carter Barnhart has worked with the Louisville Metro Housing Authority for over 25 years, and we are proud to be a partner with McCormack Baron Companies on the Beecher Terrace Revitalization.
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The Louisville Metro Housing Authority and the City of Louisville will break ground Friday, March 29, on Phase I of the Beecher Terrace Revitalization. Phase I includes a single, four-story building with 117 units designed specifically for seniors.  As part of a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 
Choice Neighborhoods Initiative Implementation Grant, the new Beecher Terrace will be transformed into a sustainable, walkable, and amenity-rich community. When complete it will offer over 600 units of affordable housing. The buildings reflect the character of nearby neighborhoods while maintaining their heritage and identity. 
The entire redevelopment is pursuing U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and USGBC Kentucky LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED ND) and Enterprise Green Community certification.  Sherman Carter Barnhart has worked with the Louisville Metro Housing Authority for over 25 years, and we are proud to be a partner with McCormack Baron Companies on the Beecher Terrace Revitalization.

 

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Libraries often reflect the architectural style of their communities. At Sherman Carter Barnhart, were proud to create designs that complement and reflect the uniqueness of each community weve worked in.

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