Hamilton South Mountain Complex
7,178 m2 multi-use complex including a 2,430 m2 library and a 4,645 m2 YMCA. The library includes areas for collections, seating, children’s programs, meeting facilities and associated administrative services. The YMCA accommodates an aquatics centre, mini-gym, health enhancement area, change rooms, multi-use areas and a child care centre to accommodate 10 toddlers and 24 pre-schoolers.
Shared facilities include lobby, public washrooms, café, parking, pick-up/drop-off and shipping/receiving. The project was tendered under budget.
Location: Hamilton, Ontario
Client: The Hamilton Public Library, The City of Hamilton & The YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford
Cost: $17,622 000
Architect: Shore Tilbe Irwin & Partners in association with Garwood-Jones & Hanham
Principal-In-Charge: Ross Hanham
Project Architect: Grace Wang