Ripley County Public Library
The new library facility is approximately 3,965 square feet and is situated on property located outside of the 100 year floodplain. A computer area, teen area and young children’s area were developed as part of the interior plan.
Dunklin County Library
The new Dunklin County Public Library is 10,000 square feet and provides stack areas, work and meeting rooms, and public computer access. The traditional design blends well with the park and residential surroundings.
Sikeston Board of Municipal Utilities
The Municipal Utilities building is a two-story (plus full basement) office facility with a total of 31,000 square feet. It houses administration, engineering, conference and board room, assembly space and an area for network and storage. The exterior design is brick and stone to blend with the surrounding historic downtown area.
Sikeston Department of Public Safety
The two-story Department of Public Safety facility includes dispatch, offices, booking, EOC training and three holding cells with 15 beds. It contains a total 38,000 square feet within the three levels. The exterior design is brick and stone to blend with the surrounding historic downtown area. The building site is part of a downtown redevelopment area that includes the Municipal Utilities and other developments.
Poplar Bluff Housing Authority
The Poplar Bluff Housing Authority administration building serves as a local headquarters for the area’s government housing. The 11,000 square foot facility is fully equipped with security and sprinkler systems and a 100% backup generator.
St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry
The St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry is located in an historic downtown building that is in the process of renovation and is currently undergoing removal and replacement of their roof.
Poplar Bluff Public Library
The Poplar Bluff Public Library has undergone a complete interior major renovation and expansion of an existing 1930’s public library building. The Children’s Library area includes space for story time assembly, a toddler’s area, a media center and a young adult room. A new curved stair is a dynamic design feature and provides direct circulation to the lower level. Recently, a new roof was installed on the majority of the building.