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North Royalton, Ohio

50,800 sq. ft.

Owner's Representative

YMCA North Royalton Adaptive Re-Use

After purchasing the former Avalon Event Center to convert into a municipal recreation center, the City of North Royalton selected Richard L. Bowen + Associates to serve as its Owner's Representative. A partnership between the City of North Royalton, Parma Community General Hospital and the YMCA of Greater Cleveland, the renovated facility includes a new aquatics center with an eight-lane swimming pool, fitness center, weight rooms, group exercise studio, gym, playground and locker rooms. Parma Community General hospital offers a connected 7,500 SF therapy center, including a therapy pool and aquatic treadmill center and weight room.

As Owner's Rep, RLB+A provided the following services:

  • Assisted in approving the Architect and Construction Manager at Risk
  • Reviewed the Gross Maximum Price (GMP) estimate
  • Assisted in establishing project goals and procedures for review
  • Attended design meetings and performed reviews of schematic design, design development, and bid packages
  • Monitored construction progress and assisted the City in preparation of a punchlist
  • Reviewed final as-builts for compliance with specifications
  • Established a procedure for warranty phase after completion and acceptance of the work from the City