At a reception held on Tuesday, May 5, AIA Minnesota and The McKnight Foundation announced that the architectural firm MSR and its community partner MetroPlains Development, LLC are the recipients of the 2015 Affordable Housing Design Award for their Trolley Quarter Flats project. This project, located in Wausau, WI, is a historic former trolley shed that was given new life as part of a 40-unit affordable housing complex.
Recognized for the award was Paul C.N. Mellblom, AIA, principal-in-charge, MSR, and the project team from MetroPlains Development, LLC. Both the architectural and development firms are twin cities based, focusing much of their work within the state of Minnesota.
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