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Facts + Figures

Client: Diocese of Venice In Florida
Address: 2506 Gulf Gate Drive, Sarasota, Florida
Completion Date: 2013
Construction Cost: $275,000
Project Size: 22 acre site

Construction Manager: Willis Smith Construction
Civil Engineer: AM Engineering
Architect of Record: Cobrooke

Photography: Greg Wilson Photo
Ryan Gamma Photography
JNW Studios

Project Description

The design of this campus expansion accomplished:
• rationalizing the existing road layout and providing for the increased separation and safety of pedestrian and vehicular circulation
• increasing the quality of the native landscaping and planting
• enhancing water retention and natural filtration through an on-site lake with reeds and plantings
• increasing pedestrian connectivity to the surrounding neighborhood and public transportation

• meeting current ADA requirements for accessible routes and parking
• providing exterior communal spaces for displays and events
• providing a Meditation Garden with future prayer labyrinth to provide continual exterior access to the Church Remembrance Garden

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