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A Closer Look at the Rock Island Plow Building

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Renovations are well underway at the Rock Island Plow Building at Reno and Oklahoma Avenues in Bricktown. The building stood boarded up for 30 years before Richard McKown and architect Wade Scaramucci took on the task of redeveloping it into offices. I enjoyed catching up with Wade this week, visiting his growing office along Film Row, and seeing more renderings of what the Rock Island Plow Building will look like when completed.

First, a reminder of what the building looked like for the past three decades:

And now, what it will look like in one year:

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Steve Lackmeyer

Steve Lackmeyer is a reporter, columnist and author who started his career at The Oklahoman in 1990. Since then, he has won numerous awards for his coverage, which included the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, the city's... Read more ›

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