Facilities: Rec Center
- Design for $15M YMCA Project Released
by Thomas J. Prohaska April 2017
The largest nonindustrial construction project in Lockport, N.Y.'s recent history, a $15 million YMCA, awaits approval from town officials.
- Life Time Fitness Locations Coming to Philadelphia Area
by Suzette Parmley April 2017
Life Time Fitness, a health and wellness company headquartered in Chanhassen, Minn., will open three locations in the Philadelphia suburbs of Ardmore, Fort Washington and King of Prussia this year.
- Texas YMCA to Embark on $14M Renovation
by Times Record News April 2017
A groundbreaking ceremony will be conducted at 6 p.m. April 25 on a $14 million building project at the the Bill Bartley Family YMCA Branch. The work will add 80,000 square feet of what is billed as family-friendly, energy efficient facilities to the Family Y. The public is invited to the festivities from 5:30-7 p.m. that will include music, hot dogs, inflatable slides, a bounce house and more.
- Park District Preps $9.2M Rec Center Groundbreaking
by Robert Sanchez March 2017
Lombard Park District soon will break ground on a roughly $9.2 million project to build a recreation center on the former Fairwood School site at the southwest corner of Madison Meadow Park.
- Despite Confusion, Council's Rec Center Vote Will Stand
by William Kelly March 2017
The council on Feb. 14 unanimously approved a $33,088 contract for preconstruction work for a new Seaview Park recreation center.
- Treadmill Fire Forces Evacuation of Senior Fitness Center
by Courtney Cameron March 2017
On Monday, patrons at the Tokay Senior Fitness Center were forced to evacuate when a faulty control panel sent a treadmill up in flames.
- New Mexico Names Design Team for Rec Renovation
by Jessica Dyer March 2017
The $35 million Johnson Center update is one step closer to reality -- indoor track, rock climbing wall and all.
- Palm Beach Commission Approves Rec Center Design
by Aleese Kopf March 2017
The Architectural Commission voted 4-3 Wednesday to approve the design of the new Palm Beach recreation center on a condition that the architect trade the locations of the fitness center and staff offices.
- YMCA Aims to Change Lives of Children
by Deanna Watson March 2017
YMCA programs run the spectrum, from Zumba to gymnastics, to baseball and basketball. A program that transforms the heart of a child may not be listed as such in the program, but those opportunities are there.
- The Evolution of Campus Recreation Facilities and Programs
by Emily Attwood March 2017
Building a facility specifically for recreation was a novel concept when St. Louis University's campus recreation center was named an Athletic Business Facility of Merit® in 1982. In the 35 years since, the definition of "recreation" and its place in the college landscape has changed dramatically, as evidenced in AB's collective roster of Facilities of Merit.