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Clarence Street

2015

Clarence  Clarence   
     
     

710 DeBakey

2015

710 DeBakey  710 DeBakey   
     
     

117 Grove St, Lynn and Bryan Boudreaux's renovation of a Margaret Place home

2014

"Before"   "After"
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744 Kirkman Street, Floyd Fruge Renovation

2014

"Before"   "After"
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111 Grove, Kay Noble renovation of Margaret Place Home

2014

 

"Before"

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"After" removal of vinyl siding, painting, and other detail

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Commercial Building at 1150 Ryan Street

2014

Commendable Adaptive Reuse of Commercial Building, Photos in process.

2014

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Fourth Ward Fire House

2013

The owners of the circa 1912 Fourth Ward Fire House at 129 Dr. Michael DeBakey Drive, Dr. and Mrs. Van Snider, were commended for their renovations and improvements to that structure, a perennial preservation favorite.

The Sniders recently installed exterior doors patterned after the original doors on the building along with several other firehouse-themed improvements.

 

Lake Charles City Court

2013

City Court Judge John Hood, Judicial Administrator Tim Leger, and City Marshal Joey Alcede accepted a commendation for the newly constructed Lake Charles City Court building.

Judge Hood reported that the design of this impressive new structure was patterned after the circa 1902 Courthouse that was lost in the 1910 fire. The new building was built on the former site of the downtown Sears Auto Center at 118 West Mill Street.

The Governor’s Mansion

2013

Tom Shearman accepted a commendation for renovations and improvements to The Governor’s Mansion on Broad Street at Louisiana Avenue.

This former home of Louisiana Governor (1940-1944) Sam H. Jones, one of only two Governors from Lake Charles, is currently an event and music venue.

The Grove at Heritage Square

2013

Sulphur Parks and Recreation (SPAR) was commended for The Grove at Heritage Square, a newly installed park designed by local architect E.J. Ellender adjacent to the historic Henning House site in downtown Sulphur. 

Accepting the award for SPAR were Norman Farr, SPAR Director, Jay Ellender, SPAR Board President, and Joy Abshire, SPAR Board Vice President.

Rufus Mayfield Homes

2013

The Lake Charles Housing Authority was commended for the newly developed Rufus Mayfield Homes on Mill Street which replace much of the Booker T. Washington Courts.

Ben Taylor, Housing Authority Director, Bob Shannon, Board Member, and Chester Moses, Board Member were present to accept the award.

 

 

2012

2012, NA

No CALCA Award was given in 2012.

816 South Division, Charlotte and Alvin Touchet

2011

723 and 725 Cleveland, Par Development Group

2011

Calca Awards, 2010

2010

"After" photos of 920 Broad Street

2008

Before and after photos of 903 Broad Street

2008

Before and after photos of 1536 Foster Street Renovation

2008

2008 Calca Recipients

2008

The home at 1536 Foster was purchased from Christus St Patrick Hospital. It was saved from destruction by current owners Eva and James Porter

903 Broad Street, once the home of the "Plantation Restaurant",  has been restored as a gracious family home by  Samantha and Randy LeJeune.

920 Broad was restored by Donna and Thomas Tuminello, Jr.

Before and after photos provided to CHPS are posted below.






520 Seventh Street, Michael Flurry

2007

Adaptive conversion of a service station at 520 Seventh Street, Michael Flurry.

317 Peake, Charlotte and AlvinTouchet

2007

Restoration of the house at 317 Peake Street in Lake Charles, Charlotte and Alvin Touchet.

916 Kirby Street, Kathy and Alan Walker

2007

For appropriate new construction at 916 Kirby Street, Kathy and Alan Walker.

915 Kirby Street, Charles Harris

2007

Restored cottage at 915 Kirby Street in Lake Charles, Charles Harris.

439 Kirby Street, Jeff Kudla

2007

Adaptive reuse of 429 Kirby Street Jeffrey M Kudla, Architects

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1134 Kirkman, Joan Hebert

2006

307 Reid, Tom Shearman, The Shearman Corp

2006

919 Broad, Nancy Coleman

2006

1015 Common, Nanette and Dave Evans

2006

902 Kirby, Mary Davis

2006

1321 Ryan, McQuiston

2005

502 Hodges, Shearman

2005

1207 Kirkman, Mouhot

2005

935 Bilbo, Catholic Diocese

2005

429 Kirby, Gill Law Firm

2004

1305 Kirkman, Brenda and Vilton Matte

2004

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Henning Memorial Center, Sulphur Parks and Recreation

2004