RECENT ARTICLES
  • New Projects: IU Natatorium | Morgan Academic Center | Edwards Aquatic Center

    by Emily Attwood July 2016

    This article appeared in the July/August issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.

  • Rec Center Planned with Input from Residents

    by James Thomas Jr. July 2016

    Suffolk's Parks & Recreation department hosted a Program Charrette at the Creekside Elementary Joint Use Recreation Center to field public input on future programming at the facility.

  • Council OKs Rezoning to Allow for $8M Sports Complex

    by Telegram & Gazette July 2016

    The City Council voted Tuesday to take a first step in plans to build an $8 million commercial sports complex in West Fitchburg in an area that was zoned residential. After hearing strong opposition from neighbors, the council approved rezoning the area to create a special overlay district. It will allow commercial development in the residential area, including the building of a sports complex projected to have 10 outdoor fields and four indoor in a 100,000 square foot building. The area is off Westminster Hill Road and Victorial Lane and will be accessed through Industrial Road in the Montachusett Industrial Park.

  • $6.5M Powdersville YMCA Facility Opens

    by Mike Ellis July 2016

    Alison Pearson aims to spend several hours a day at the new Powdersville YMCA, lifting weights and doing cardio. “This is my third time this week,” she said on Wednesday. “I’m a girl who loves to lift weights, and lots of weights. And there’s a lot of girls like me now.” Pearson is part of about 300 families who joined the Y early; it has a grand opening today with a ribbon cutting.

  • Indoor Sports Complex Proposed

    by Tom Daykin July 2016

    A large indoor sports complex, featuring a soccer field, volleyball courts, sports medicine clinic and other facilities, is being proposed for Jackson.

  • Va. Beach Rec Centers to Offer Child Care

    by Robyn Sidersky June 2016

    The next time you head over to one of Virginia Beach’s recreation centers for a workout, the little ones can tag along, too. And they won’t be in your hair while you hit up the treadmill.

  • How to Make the Most of Facility Site Visits

    by Paul Steinbach June 2016

    This article appeared in the June issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.

  • New Projects: Purdue Football | Central College Gym | Target Center

    by Emily Attwood June 2016

    This article appeared in the June issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.

  • Council Greenlights New $15M Rec Center

    by William Kelly June 2016

    Town officials have overwhelmingly embraced a plan for a new, larger recreation center at Seaview Park. The Town Council unanimously voted Tuesday to move forward with the project, which includes a new and larger playground, upgraded tennis facilities and expanded parking. Recreation Director Beth Zickar will return before the council July 12 with a full funding plan and schedule. Several residents -- some former residents who used the recreation center while growing up in town -- spoke strongly Tuesday in favor of the new plan.

  • How to Involve All Stakeholders in the Design Process

    by Gail Cressley June 2016

    This article appeared in the June issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.