Bronx Boro Central Library

Bronx, NY


Project Type




New York Public Library



Dattner Architects


Project Scope

DGA completed work in January 2006 on a new $72 million, 70,000 square foot Bronx Central Library facility planned to be the borough’s largest public library project and the first publicly funded LEED Silver buildings in NY State. Our scope of work included the development of LEED Silver compliant architectural lighting design solutions for the main reading rooms, stack areas, conference/meeting rooms, children’s story area, offices, work rooms, auditorium and grand stairs, along with the illumination of exterior terraces and entrance canopies.


2008 NYSAIA Citation for Design

2007 Sustainable Buildings Council Award

2006 GE Lighting Award of Excellence

2006 GE Lighting Award for Sustainability

2006 IIDA/IES Lighting Award of Merit

2006 NYC DEP Green Building Award

2006 Bldg Design & Construction Award


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