As part of a citywide effort to renovate and construct recreation centers and public parks, the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, in partnership with the Office of Public Education Facilities Modernization, is adapting the old Birney Elementary School to house an improved Barry Farm Recreation Center. Amenities within the new facility include an 11,000sf indoor gymnasium, new pool, multi-purpose field, basketball courts and bleachers, playground, community room and kitchenette.
Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, Office of Public Education Facilities Modernization
Project Area: 22,000 SF
Development Cost: $15M
Expected Completion: 3rd Quarter, 2011
The community benefits with the use of new and modernized recreational facilities.
- Preserves and enhances open space
- At least LEED Certified Green design