The Highline

The Highline

Morrissey Engineering provided the design services for this 18-story building located across from the Joslyn Art Museum and Central High School. The building was constructed in phases from 1955-1957.


  • Fire protection design


  • 185 apartments units
  • 500 parking stalls, 200 indoor, surface and underground parking stalls
  • Underground parking garage
  • Integration of mechanical systems with historic facade
  • Exterior lighting of historic facade
  • Community room
  • Community roof decks
  • Unique, cost savings electrical metering configuration
  • Unique bath and dryer venting configuration limits facade penetrations


Historic Renovation


Omaha, Nebraska

Square Footage

230,000 SF


Alley Poyner Macchietto Architecture