The Lewis Farms Facility and Park, located on the southwest side of 92 Avenue and Rosenthal Way, is proceeding with a build-to-budget approach. The project team has adjusted the project scope to focus on community programming needs.
The facility has been designed to accommodate the following amenities:
- Aquatics facility with a 50-metre pool
- Twin arena
- Multi-purpose and studio spaces
- Fitness centre
- Double gymnasium
- Medium-sized Edmonton Public Library branch
A base-level district park will be included with supporting infrastructure that allows for development of additional park amenities in the future. A parks maintenance yard will be included in the district park.
The need for a new facility in the west end was identified in the
Public and stakeholder feedback was gathered on the concept and design, and showed support for the multi-purpose recreation centre. Extensive public engagement was completed from 2015 to 2018. The data collected during engagement continues to guide adaptations in the facility design. A summary of the public and stakeholder engagement is in the