Follow this page frequently for updates on the construction progress of the new Morningside Recreation Center. Construction is underway and moving along on schedule. The new facility will be more than 20,000 square feet and includes a gymnasium, fitness room and multipurpose room. There will also be a natural gas air conditioning system installed to help lower energy costs. The center is expected to be open by summer of 2018.
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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: 06/19/2018
Construction is moving along smoothly on the new Morningside Recreation Complex. You can see the complex has taken shape with walls up, and the design of the complex starting to show. The complex is scheduled to be completed by August 2018 with a grand opening celebration on Aug. 18.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: 05/30/2018
Below are the most recent aerials taken of the site where the new Morningside Recreation Complex is being built. The complex is expected to open in August 2018.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: 05/09/2018
The color renderings below show what the final design and look of the new Morningside Recreation Complex. The complex is now expected to open in August 2018.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: 03/21/2018
Below are the latest aerials of the new Morningside Recreation Center which is currently under construction. You can see the gymnasium walls and roof is in tack, and the main part of the recreation center is taking shape as well. The center is expected to open in July 2018.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: 02/28/2018
Construction of the center is moving along but has been delayed. The new Morningside Recreation Center is now expected to open by July 2018. The gymnasium's walls and roof are intact, and the walls to other portions of the center have been erected.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: 01/22/2018
Construction of the new Morningside Recreation Center is moving along smoothly. The roof, fire sprinklers and HVAC systems will begin being put in place this week. Concrete for the fitness center, offices and lobby is expected to be poured this week as well. Walls to the multipurpose room, break room and offices are also in the process of being erected.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: 12/19/2017
You can now see the gymnasium taking shape as the walls have been erected. Construction is still projected to be completed by Summer 2018.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: 11/8/2017
Concrete flooring for the gymnasium has been laid and footings put into place. Walls of the center are beginning to be erected.