Parkway Properties, the owners of the Citrus Tower in Downtown Orlando plan to give the building some exterior improvements.
The building at 255 S Orange Ave was built in 1971 and the owners are trying to update the buildings exterior to make it a more attractive building [GMap].
The enhancements include:
- New transparent and inviting entryway
- Updated LED lighting
- New steel and glass canopy to replace the aluminum and plexiglass one
- New paint on the entire building
- Less concrete and more green space in the entryway
- New signage
The owners are requesting approval from the City to move forward with the improvements but the City is requesting a slightly modified entryway to help highlight and match the mid-century modern architecture.
Here’s a look at the renderings from the owners and the updated one from the City along with the plans for the entryway: