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Official painted portrait of 11th Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers.
Under Mr. Ayers' leadership, the Architect of the Capitol oversaw the...
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A trolley leaves Cincinnati Union Terminal model in the train show at the U.S. Botanic Garden.
The 2019 U.S. Botanic Garden holiday show features plant-based recreations...

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Status: Ongoing

Building: House office buildings

The Cannon House Office Building has not received a comprehensive systems upgrade since the 1930s, and many of the building's systems are original – dating back to 1908 or earlier. These systems are past the end of their useful lives and the increasing risk of their failure jeopardizes the building's long-term functionality and safety. Other necessary work includes upgrading infrastructure systems andrepairing the exterior stone façade.

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A saw-cutting machine was used to remove slabs of concrete so that new concrete and steel reinforcement could replace it.

Status: Ongoing

Building: House office buildings

Years of leaking water and melting snow mixed with road salts have caused significant corrosion to the Rayburn House Office Building garage's structural concrete. For the past 15 years, interim measures have been put in place to extend its life. Unfortunately, some areas have deteriorated to the point where interim measures are no longer an option, and parking cannot be supported.

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