Wheeler County courthouse renovations included new original-style windows and restoration of the column capitals.

Richard Sasser, ARCHITECT

Portfolio of Designs

This page is always a work in progress! Updated May 29, 2021

 

The YMCA of Waycross, Georgia renovations included extensive upgrades to the 1968 reinforced concrete building designed by John T. Huff, Architect, to improve function and convenience to the members and staff. The Y is located in the Childers Family Y Building.

 

Conceptual Design for Florida  Townhomes, with CMR Island Properties and Cayman Builders, Inc.

 

The First Baptist Church of Blackshear, Georgia Multi Activity Center (MAC). Illustrated by Architect and Illustrator Ed Cheshire III.  Below: The MAC viewed from the northwest.

 

Completed New Entrance to the Fowler Products Facility in Athens, Georgia. ('Before' and 'during', below.)

 

JDA Advertising in Boardwalk Plaza, St. Simons Island.

 

Memorial Satilla Hospital Surgeons Center in  Waycross.

 

The two-story expansion of the Seaside Ophthalmology facility in Brunswick, Georgia

 

The Nelson Greene Senior Center in Waycross.

 

City of Waycross, Georgia Fire Station No. 1, was constructed with Georgia Dept. of Corrections inmate labor and several local contractors.

 

Second Baptist Church Multi-Purpose Addition, Nahunta, Georgia.

 

The Living For Christ Ministries, Inc. Building on Nichols Street was converted from a flat roof to a sloped roof. Many years prior, this was the site of the Sasser Supermarket, and later on, a 'Suwannee Swifty' convenience store. That building was adopted into the present-day Church building.

 

First Baptist Church of  Blackshear, Georgia Fellowship hall and classroom wing additions.

 

Pierce County, Georgia Head-Start Facility.

 

Expansion of the Blackshear, Georgia branch of AgSouth Bank. Expansion is to the right. The original building was designed by E. Julian Flexer, Architect, of Brunswick, Georgia (d. 2014).

 

Gator Corner, Waycross, Georgia, a commercial project, utilizes elements from historic buildings in downtown Waycross - the city auditorium, the Phoenix Hotel, and the Rail Depot.

 

REA Freight Depot, Waycross, restoration and adaptive use project which included extensive repairs to the solid brick walls and timber trusses. The structure has become a banquet hall with support spaces including a warming kitchen.

The project was made possible by Georgia Dept. of Transportation funding available to historic and transportation-related structures.

 

Colonial Condominium, Savannah (right) - restored interior brick walls and (below) restored balcony.

 

Satilla Family Medicine, designed for Drs. Mukesh and Niki Agarwal, members of the Waycross, Georgia medical community.

 

Unison Behavioral Health Center, Waycross

 

First Presbyterian Church of Waycross Social hall addition (left portion of the church), is designed to blend with the 1952 structures and  consists of a new hall with stage, sound room and kitchen.

 

Public Service Facilities, Left: Blackshear, Georgia - houses the police and fire departments in an economical brick and metal building. Below left: Nahunta, Georgia - provides large classrooms and exterior porches for daycare and classrooms for adult literacy classes, Below right: the dedication of the public service facility at Alapaha, Berrien County, Georgia. Above: Playground of the Child Care Center at Coastal Pines Technical College, Waycross / Ware County, Georgia. The Nahunta, Alapaha and Waycross facilities were funded by Georgia Dept. of Community Affairs grants. 

 

 Tenant build-out for the Great Wraps! restaurant located in the Oglethorpe Mall food court, Savannah.

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