Architect in Arcade redevelopment using innovative building material

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The Dayton architectural firm Moda4 Design may be best known locally for working on the downtown Arcade redevelopment. But Moda4’s principals say they are doing a lot more than that. Moda4 is beginning to pursue modular building methods, such as using storage containers and other innovative building materials to quickly expand, adapt and re-use older buildings.

Dayton Arcade tour sparks excitement for downtown development

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DAYTON, Ohio(WDTN)- For years, people have waited for new life at at the downtown Dayton Arcade. During a downtown housing tour on Saturday, people were able to look around at the progress made so far. “They’re putting the new glass in the rotunda and all the stores have been gutted out. They’re moving forward and it’s really beautiful,” Emilee Langenkemp, …

See the Dayton Arcade transformation begin


Construction at The Dayton Arcade is officially under way. Tuesday, April 30, 2019 marked the official start of construction at The Arcade after a successful financial closing on Thursday, April 25, 2019.

Dayton Daily News

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Nearly four years of work culminated last week in developers closing on about $90 million in financing to rehab the Dayton Arcade — a long-anticipated moment that was was greeted by cheers and praise from many in the community. Developers, city leaders and other partners and contributors to the project on Monday gathered inside the arcade’s iconic rotunda to celebrate …

City to close on Dayton Arcade property

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Dayton Arcade renovation project appears to be moving forward. The city is set to close on the property Thursday, and the Mayor says everything is in place. “I know the City Manager and the folks at CityWide and the developers and everybody is working diligently over the next few days, and we’re really excited about …

Arcade project may get final OK this week

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The announcement people having been waiting years to hear may be days away: The Dayton Arcade is going to reopen. The project has been inching toward the finish line — or starting line, depending on how you view it — for many months. But financing on the project is expected to close by the end of the week.

Waking the Giant

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New documentary chronicling the history and redevelopment of the historic downtown Dayton landmark. Filming has begun on a one-hour documentary about the redevelopment of the Dayton Arcade. The Dayton Arcade: Waking the Giant produced by ThinkTV, PBS in Dayton, will recount the history of the landmark and follow construction through completion of phase one of the restoration. The redevelopment project …