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John G. Johnson Construction Receives Excellence in Exterior Restoration Award

John G. Johnson Construction Receives Excellence in Exterior Restoration Award

May 25, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio – John G. Johnson Construction Company is pleased to receive the Excellence in Exterior Restoration Award for the Wayne County Courthouse Exterior Preservation Project at the 2016 Celebration of Preservation Awards presented by Cleveland Restoration Society and AIA Cleveland. This award recognizes individuals, businesses, organizations and the projects they complete for demonstrated excellence and outstanding commitment to historic preservation.

Guests gathered at Playhouse Square for the prestigious awards ceremony. John G. Johnson Construction Company joined the Class of 2016 Celebration of Preservation Award Winners, 14 recognized winners in all.

John G. Johnson Construction Company served as the General Contractor on the Wayne County Courthouse Exterior Preservation Project. It was a complete exterior restoration of the 1878 Second Empire style building, from the ground floor up to the weathervane on top of the clock tower. Efforts were made to save as much of the original material as possible. Work included extensive masonry, restoration of architectural sheet metal, buildout of an internal copper gutter system, and replacement of the slate roof. Craftsman and contractors from across North America were employed to restore this masterpiece in downtown Wooster to its original glory.

John G. Johnson Construction Company is proud to have completed the Wayne County Courthouse Exterior Preservation Project and receive the 2016 Excellence in Exterior Restoration Award. Congratulations to the entire project team and this year's class of winners!

 

 John G. Johnson Construction team members and Wayne County Commissioners pictured after receiving the award for Excellence in Exterior Restoration for Wayne County Courthouse. 


 

Incorporated in 1943 and located in Cleveland Ohio, JGJ specializes in Construction Management, General Contracting, Bid Packages and Design-Build services.  John G. Johnson Construction Company is dedicated to providing professional construction services and is committed to customer satisfaction and a high-level return of the customer's investment in all phases of construction.