COMMERCE CITY, COLO. – Construction Manager Pinkard Construction and Commerce City celebrated the topping off of the new recreation center at Second Creek on June 29, raising the final piece of steel in the community wing. This ceremony served as a symbol for this city's dedication to unify its residents and fulfill its promise of finishing the voter-approved capital improvement program.
Since starting construction last year, more than 250 football fields of dirt have been moved, there have been more than 19 miles of conduit installed, and nearly 13 million pounds of concrete have been poured. More than 315 individuals are employed through the project with many more in the future.
The 108,000-square-foot new facility will feature an indoor pool, gymnasium with walking/jogging track, weights/fitness area, dance/aerobics studio, site infrastructure and much more. Located at E. 112th Avenue and Potomac Street, the new recreation center building will be sited toward Highway 2 and oriented with a south-facing entrance. The total project budget is $45.2 million for the building and $15.7 million for site and road infrastructure. View more information www.c3gov.com/secondcreek.
The new recreation center is scheduled to be complete next year.
City council members celebrate the final piece of steel being installed at the new recreation center Located at E. 112th Avenue and Potomac Street.
ABOUT PINKARD CONSTRUCTION
With 58 recreation sports and wellness centers and 49 pools, Pinkard Construction is THE leader in Colorado recreation construction. Pinkard has been building recreation centers along the Colorado Front Range for 53 years and has two recreation center projects currently underway. For more information, please contact Jim Mellor at 303.986.4555 or visit our website at www.pinkardcc.com.
ABOUT COMMERCE CITY
As one of the state’s fastest growing cities, Commerce City is redefining itself for the next generation, building on historic values of community, industry, agriculture and family. Centrally located along Colorado’s bustling Front Range, Commerce City is a Quality Community for a Lifetime, with 25 miles of trails, a championship golf course, 840 acres of open space and parks, one of the country’s largest soccer complexes and the nation’s largest urban wildlife refuge.
Learn more at www.c3gov.com.