Fort Des Moines Featured in Iowa Architect Magazine for Award-Winning Project

Blackbird is proud to be featured among other award-winning architecture for the Phase I development of Fort Des Moines. Make sure to check out the Winter 2020 issue of Iowa Architect Magazine to see all the amazing projects around Iowa!

Fort Des Moines was the company’s first project and the reason why Blackbird was formed. The project includes seven former barracks and three horse stables that have been transformed into 142 one- and two-bedroom, income-restricted apartment units. The historic adaptive reuse provides energy-efficient geothermal systems and eco-friendly landscape promoting and preserving the health and general welfare of tenants. Click here to learn more about the Fort Des Moines project.