Building the Circle Award – University Circle Inc.
Maximum Accessible Housing of Ohio (MAHO) is an organization that advocates on behalf of people with mobility disabilities and develops, owns and operates accessible apartment communities. This new facility serves as a model of accessible living, offering multiple living unit types, community rooms and site amenities that are all interconnected and easily navigated for all residents.
MAHO serves as a national resource and training center to provide the best in accessible design. City Architecture worked with MAHO administrators to help develop prototypes and standards that inform similar developments throughout the country. The facility utilizes innovative approaches to green design in the urban environment and has achieved a Silver-rated LEED for Homes designation from the USGBC.