The Fort

175 South Street

Architect: Mesick, Cohen, Wilson, Baker Architects

General Contractor: A/Z Corporation

Williams Project Manager: Julie Sniezek

Williams Sr. Project Manager: Mike Wood

Building Committee: Michael Briggs, Rita Coppola-Wallace, Mike Evans, Marc Gotlieb, Kathryn Grifith, Michael Hartman, Scott Henderson, Ken Jensen, Nora Rosengarten, Julie Sniezek & Mike Wood

Anticipated Completion: August 2020


Fort Bradshaw, formerly Fort Hoosac, is currently undergoing a full gut renovation.  This includes replacement or upgrades  to envelope, mechanical, and electrical systems.  Finishes will be replaced throughout. The building will be made fully accessible including installation of an elevator.

“The Fort” as it’s fondly known, is home to the Graduate Art Historian Students, and will include 14 bedrooms as well as a living room, dining room, kitchen, study as well as ancillary spaces, including, but not limited to, mechanical, storage, laundry and recycling facilities.

Upon completion, the building will be certified LEED Gold as well as LBC Petals Certified (Equity and Access, Health and Happiness, and Materials).