Niagara Centre YMCA
Designed on the Welland campus of Niagara College, this new 5,054 m2 facility features a leisure pool, a lap pool, gymnasium, indoor walking/running track, conditioning areas, multi-purpose rooms and children’s areas. Change room facilities totalling 450 lockers provide a variety of opportunities for adults, families, children and persons with special needs in both gender-specific and gender-neutral situations.
The building is designed as a series of interconnected spaces allowing exterior views, natural lighting and ease of supervision and control by staff.
Location: Welland, Ontario
Client: The YMCA of Niagara
Cost: $9,930,000 (2003)
Architect: Garwood-Jones & Hanham in association with Shore Tilbe Irwin & Partners
Partner-In-Charge: Ross Hanham
Project Architect: Grace Wang