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Beaverbank-Kinsac Community Centre

Reconstruction to Start Soon!

The consultation process is now complete and HRM is ready to commence construction of the new Beaverbank Kinsac Community Centre.

The need to increase program requirements and address a number of deficiencies in the original facility has been recognized. These issues include security, building layout, plus mechanical and electrical design. The new Community Centre design is approximately 4,365 square feet larger which will better serve community requirements.

Timelines:

June 15 , 2011 Construction Tender Close
July 5, 2011 HRM Council to award tender
August 2011 Start Construction
December 2011 Roof Tight
Spring 2012 Project Completion

 

Building Detail - The new facility will have/be:

  • 22,555 sq/ft in size (not including existing apparatus bay)
  • two story
  • concrete exterior walls
  • equipped with geothermal heating
  • sprinkler system
  • LEED Silver Certification

The Community Centre will feature: multi-purpose room, kitchen, Youth/ Seniors program space, board room and children's programming space.

The Fire Services support area will include a training room, dormitory, training office and kitchen.

Beaverbank Kinsac Community Centre fire damage

 

Beaverbank Kinsac Community Centre interior post fire

Beaverbank Kinsac Community Centre post fire