Plans underway for Victoria Road Recreation Centre grand reopening

February 22, 2017

Plans are underway for the June 24 grand reopening of Victoria Road Recreation Centre. Watch for details in the coming weeks.

Behind the scenes

As of February 22, 2017, a summary of the work completed or underway.

New addition

  • Installed remaining curtain wall
  • Sprinkler mains in filtration room installed
  • Roof install underway including gutter tie in
  • Installing rails in elevator shaft and elevator machine room equipment
  • Continue spray foam install along exterior walls


  • Continue Myrtha gutter install, completed lap pool drain pipe install, started pool deck trench drain install, form surge tank lid
  • Ceramic floor tile work in change rooms
  • Locker install in pool change rooms
  • Continued backfilling of lap and teaching pools, excavated for pool deck drain piping
  • Continue installing pool underground pipe, start north gutter drain pipe install
  • Finish painting third floor walls, start painting natatorium high walls

Third floor

  • Continued painting third floor walls
  • Continue framing addition interior walls/bulkheads, continue framing third floor T-bar ceiling, start boarding addition interior walls
  • AV installation complete
  • Flooring in meeting room to be installed
  • Kitchenettes measured for install