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In the College of Architecture and Planning at the University of Colorado Denver, students and faculty engage directly with our vibrant city, dynamic community, and magnificent landscape by working on real projects that make a real difference. 

Limon Day Care Facility Design

Date: 6/1/2016
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Location: Limon, CO

As the town grows so does the demand for expanded day care facilities. The design was to consider expanding the current facility around their large indoor play building, connect the buildings and add toddler space, offices, and treatment and counseling rooms. After a detailed site visit designs were developed and through 3 review periods the client decided on one layout that satisfied their needs. Designs were developed to enhance sunlight exposure and provide safe easy access to the site play areas.

Project Team: Diana Souders, Sara Morse, Mike Tupa (Project Coordinator)
Local Participants:The Town Manager and the Day Care facility administration
DOLA Regional Manager: Greg Etl

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