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Ogden High School. Ogden, Utah. First million dollar school in U.S.        jarret.casey, via Flickr

Ogden High School. Ogden, Utah. First million dollar school in U.S. jarret.casey, via Flickr

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Though much of the outside of Ogden High School maintains its historic architecture, it has undergone a massive seismic transformation. Hughes General Contractors won the national Build America Award for restoring the Ogden High School auditorium, which was built in the 1930s and has an Art Deco style. The community raised $9 million from private donors and the rest of the school also was renovated using $49,000,000 million in bonds.

(Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Though much of the outside of Ogden High School maintains its historic architecture, it has undergone a massive seismic transformation. Hughes General Contractors won the national Build America Award for restoring the Ogden High School auditorium, which was built in the 1930s and has an Art Deco style. The community raised $9 million from private donors and the rest of the school also was renovated using $49,000,000 million in bonds.

Instead of demolishing their Art Deco, Depression Era high school, the community of Ogden, Utah, decided to restore it.

Ogden High School: How A Utah Community Saved Its Beloved Art Deco Gem

Instead of demolishing their Art Deco, Depression Era high school, the community of Ogden, Utah, decided to restore it.

Drawing of the Reed Hotel, the hotel that sat on 2510 Washington between the 1890's and 1927. The Reed is the foundation of the current Ben Lomond Suites Historic Hotel.

865 1891 Hotels – The Reed, Ogden Utah

Drawing of the Reed Hotel, the hotel that sat on 2510 Washington between the 1890's and 1927. The Reed is the foundation of the current Ben Lomond Suites Historic Hotel.

Swing Ride at Lagoon, Ogden, Utah

Blogging From The Road - Lagoon Amusement Park

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