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Cultural/Civic

Niagara Gorge Discovery Center Trailhead Facility

HHL Architects designed the Niagara Gorge Trailhead Facility as part of a larger project to expand and renovate the former Schoellkopf Geological Museum into the new Niagara Gorge Discovery Center. The facility was designed to serve as a gateway and a point of orientation to the Niagara Gorge Trail System, housing accessible public restrooms, a..

Albright-Knox Art Gallery: East Stair Reconstruction

The East monumental stair of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery was constructed in 1905 and reconstructed from 2010-2012. Our investigation of the stairs determined the cause of the shifting and cracking to be deteriorating foundation walls resulting from water infiltration. As a result, the foundation walls were unable to adequately support the stone steps and side..

Niagara Falls State Park Police Station

The new Police building in Niagara Falls is designed to take the place of the old barracks that occupied a portion of the Cave of the Winds Pavilion. The 9,000 sf building opened in June of 2016 and is the first new stand alone Park Police Barracks in New York State. The one story facility..

Westminster Presbyterian Church: Butzer Building Renovations

HHL Architects developed a space study for this historic church property inclusive of the Butzer Building, now used as an Early Childhood School. A new design for an upgraded playground area and revamped landscaping comprises Phase I of this mutli-phased improvement project. Developed in conjunction with DWG Planning & Design, the new landscape provides multiple..

The Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth State Park

The Humphrey Nature Center at Letchworth State Park is a new construction education facility that serves as a museum, classroom, and general assembly area for Letchworth State Park, which was voted the top state park in the country by USA Today readers in 2015. While the majority of funding was through the New York State..

SUNY College at Buffalo: Rockwell Hall & Ketchum Hall Window Replacement

The project team began with a preliminary study developed with the input of theater consultants and engineers to assess the needed performance and environmental upgrades. HHL Architects designed enhancements to the auditorium including improvements to stage rigging, lighting, power and flooring upgrades, proscenium fire curtain, house lighting and power upgrades, sound system and assistive listening..

Rochester Educational Opportunity Center Space Plan

HHL Architects was engaged by the State University Construction Fund to develop an updated academic program and a concept building design for this institution. Simultaneously, HHL was engaged to develop a similar plan for the EOC in Buffalo. Utilizing SUNY space standards, HHL developed a new program model to make the program fit the EOC’s..


Buffalo Niagara International Airport Parking Ramp Connector

HHL designed improvements for the pedestrian paths from the parking ramp located in front of the main terminal building. The operator of the airport, the Niagara Frontier Transit Authority (NFTA), wanted to improve the experience of travelers going to and from the parking and car rental areas. Additionally, they wanted patrons to be more protected..

Buffalo Educational Opportunity Center Space Plan

HHL Architects was engaged by The State University Construction Fund to develop an updated academic program and concept building design. Simultaneously, HHL was engaged to develop a similar plan for the EOC in Rochester. Utilizing SUNY and UB space standards, HHL developed a new program model to make the program fit the EOC’s updated 21st..