The Standard Building – Facade Restoration

Cleveland, OH
$81.0 M
HIGHLIGHTS

The Standard Building, originally the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers Cooperative National Bank Building and later the Standard Bank Building, is a high-rise office tower located at the southwest corner of Ontario Street and St. Clair Avenue in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. Rising to a height of 282 feet (86 meters), the Standard Building was the second tallest building in Cleveland when it was completed in 1925. Three of its four sides are clad in cream-colored terra cotta with a recurring starburst motif. The south face, which can be seen from Public Square, is all brick masonry and windowless.