Public Info Meeting for Proposed Waterford Community Center Sept 13

Public Info Meeting for Proposed Waterford Community Center Sept 13

Waterford, MI- Join us for a meeting regarding the proposed Waterford Community Center  Thursday, September 13, 2018, 6:00p.m. at the Waterford Recreation Center 5640 Williams Lk. Rd,  Waterford, MI 48329

In April 2017, the Waterford Township Board of Trustees held a Town Hall forum to share information and receive input from the community regarding the possibility of building a community center.  The video for this meeting can be viewed on-demand at the Township’s PEG channel website.

Survey

A survey was posted on the Waterford Township website and mailed to Waterford Township taxpayers with the Summer 2017 tax bill. Survey results were utilized by the Community Center committee to help determine how residents use or wish to use a community center in the Waterford Township Community.

Facts about Waterford’s current Recreation Center:

Built in 1947

Township purchased in 2002

5,000 visits per week

Over 275 Programs and Activities

Gathering spot for residents of all ages

Electrical system in poor condition, needs to be replaced

HVAC system needs to be replaced

Elevator should be replaced

Needs new windows and roof

Foundation is compromised

Minimally ADA compliant

Inefficient layout for current usage

45% of all money budgeted for capital repairs was spent on the Recreation Center

Ballot Language Approval

At a regular meeting of the Waterford Township Board of Trustees held August 13, 2018, ballot proposal language for a proposed new community center was approved to appear on the November 6, 2018 ballot.

 

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FAQs(Click for more info)

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For more information: https://www.waterfordmi.gov/960/Community-Center

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