Township-Wide Recreation Centre construction update


Work continues on the Township-Wide Recreation CentrTWRCe, slated for completion in 2024.

The centre will be a state-of-the-art, high-efficiency, fully accessible recreation complex with features that include two NHL-sized ice surfaces, a six-lane 25-metre-long lap pool, a multi-purpose athletic fieldhouse, and a multi-purpose community room. 

The project continues to move forward, with the most recent site activities that include: 

  • Site servicing at 98-per-cent completion and ongoing 
  • Building foundation (formwork, reinforcement, and concrete) at 85-per-cent completion and ongoing 
  • Weeping tile and sub-slab drainage at 90-per-cent completion and ongoing 
  • Pool construction initiated at 15-per-cent completion and ongoing 
  • Rink construction initiated at 5-per-cent completion and ongoing
  • Structural steel shop drawings (drafting, revisions, approvals) at 50-per-cent completion and ongoing. 

The short-term look ahead will include substantial site activity, primarily involved with subgrade cast-in-place concrete and reinforcement, mechanical/electrical rough-in and servicing infrastructure.

Upcoming milestones include:

  • Site servicing will continue to progress and is expected to be completed by Q1 of 2023 
  • Building foundation will continue to progress and is expected to be completed by Q1 of 2023 
  • Underground mechanical and electrical work is slated to begin by Q4 of 2022 
  • Structural steel submittals continue to be processed with an anticipated delivery date to the site slated for Q1 of 2023 
  • The anticipated substantial completion of the Township-Wide Recreation Centre is expected for the summer (Q2-3) of 2024.