Owner: Birmingham YMCA
Location: Hoover, Alabama
Size: 66,103 sq ft
Completion Date: November 2011
Architect: Cohen Carnaggio Reynolds
Description: Hoover YMCA was an adaptive re-use of an existing Bruno’s Grocery located on John Hawkins parkway in Hoover, Alabama. The $5.2 million facility encompasses over 66,000 square feet and construction took 7 months to complete. Construction of the Hoover YMCA included a new elevated walking track, gymnasium, aerobics, childcare area, soft surface playground and covered entry, free weights, cardiovascular, game room, spin room, gymnasium, entry lobby, men/women locker rooms. During the seven months leading up to the opening over 1,100 families joined the facility.