Barry Farm Recreation Center

The Barry Farm Recreation Center is a new health and fitness oriented recreation building located in southeast Washington, DC. The project is a 47,000 SF facility that features a 20,000 SF gymnasium with bleachers, indoor swimming pool with changing rooms, exercise/weight room, multi-purpose/dance area, senior's lounge, game room, youth room, meeting room, computer room, craft room, administration offices, kitchen, restrooms with locker rooms and associated support spaces. The outdoor features of the project include a turf field, bleachers, outdoor basketball courts, press box, stadium field lighting and a landscaped courtyard. Adjacent to the natatorium is a 15,000 SF, partially below grade parking structure.

This project was able to achieve 56% Certified Business Enterprise (CBE) participation and 51% DC Resident participation. The project is pursuing LEED® Gold certification.

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