Construction update: Victoria Road Recreation Centre

March 30, 2017

Construction crews have been busy with the following aspects of the Victoria Road Recreation Centre renovation.

Behind the scenes

As of March 29, 2017, a summary of the work completed or underway.


  • Installation of doors
  • Curtain wall installed in nanatorium
  • Installation of ceramic tile in teaching pool
  • Myrtha insert ongoing
  • Bulkhead assembly and installation
  • New LED lights installed
  • Painting continues
  • Filtration room assembly underway

New addition

  • Ceiling framing complete
  • Masonry work completed in vestibule
  • Siding installation ongoing
  • Metal siding install has begun
  • Lobby walls ready for painting


  • Ice removed
  • New arena boards to be replaced in April
  • New dehumidification unit to be installed prior to grand opening
  • Header trench work being finalized
  • New change room doors installed

Third floor

  • Stairwell masonry work complete
  • Millwork installed in meeting rooms and staff lunchroom
  • Painting continuing in all rooms
  • Light fixtures installed


  • Interior and exterior signage work ongoing
  • IT and  AV contractors working on installation and cabling
  • Furniture and equipment orders continue
  • Digital display software purchased and content being created
  • Grand reopening plans underway