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Barry Farm Recreation Center Project

Barry Farm Recreation Center - rendering

Project Overview

The new Barry Farm Recreation Center is approximately 32,000 sq. ft., and will include an indoor gymnasium w/bleachers, an indoor pool with the District's second water slide, lockers, a game room, an exercise room and senior lounge. Adjacent to the indoor pool and lockers is a below grade parking structure.

Exterior amenities include a combination football/soccer and little league field, press box for the field, community garden, basketball courts, playground and courtyard.

Phase 1 (2014) - Pool building, the garage, basketball courts and playground.

Phase 2 (2015) - Recreation Center, the field and the exterior amenities.

Project Details

Barry Farm Recreation Center Project
Location: 1230 Sumner Road, SE
Ward: 8
Construction Agency: DGS
Start Date: May 2013
End Date: 2015
DGS Project Manager: Shilpa Khatri
General Contractor: Whiting Turner
Architect: Torti Gallas Urban
Budget: $23,000,000
Green Features/LEED Certification: LEED Silver
Status: Construction Ongoing
DGS Contact: Jackie Stanley
New Indoor Features Include:
  • Gymnasium with spectator seating for 250 people
  • Game area
  • Fitness room
  • Computer lab
  • Senior lounge
  • Teen room
  • Kitchen
  • Multipurpose rooms
  • Indoor pool with lap lanes, water slide and leisure area with slides
  • Locker rooms

New Outdoor Features Include:

  • Multipurpose synthetic field for football, baseball, and soccer
  • Press box
  • Bleacher seating for 400
  • Playground
    Basketball courts
  • Parking garage

Featured Presentation

Barry Farm Recreation Center Project Presentation September 9, 2014

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