Pardon our Progress: Exciting Facility Improvements

Locker Room Renovation & Hot Tub Replastering 

November 28-December 31 

EXCITING NEWS! The locker rooms, pool deck shower and hot tub at Northwest Family YMCA will be remodeled with construction beginning the end of November through the end of December! 

Please note that the locker rooms and pool deck shower will be closed November 28 – January 13 projected end of construction date).

Additionally, the Natatorium (Indoor Pool) will be closed December 10-12 (tentative dates) during the hot tub replastering. 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THIS REMODEL

Both women’s and men’s locker rooms will be renovated, and the hot tub will be replastered. The locker remodel will include brand new floors throughout, lockers, benches, and paint. The vanity areas will receive new tiled backsplashes and mirrors. The bathrooms will get new toilet partitions. Finally, the showers will receive new tiles, safety handrails, faucet handles, shower heads, curtains, and hot/cold-water mixing valves.  

WILL THE INDOOR POOL BE CLOSED? 

Yes. The Indoor Pool/Natatorium will be closed on December 10-11. All classes occurring on those days will be rescheduled or cancelled.  

WHERE WILL THE RESTROOMS BE LOCATED

The main bathrooms by the Williams Room will remain open. There will be a temporary single stall men’s restroom in the Natatorium and a temporary single stall women’s restroom across from the Kitchen Area. 

WHERE WILL I CHANGE CLOTHES

Temporary changing stalls located in several locations: 

  • One in each bathroom by the Williams Room. 

  • Several on the Indoor Pool Deck in the Natatorium. 

  • Temporary women’s and men’s change rooms will be available across from the Kitchen Area. 

WHERE CAN I SHOWER

There is one women’s and one men’s shower located across from the Kitchen Area.  Please be considerate of other members and limit your time in the shower.  

WHERE CAN I LOCK MY VALUABLES

Lockers will remain available in the hallways near the Kitchen Area and Gymnasium. 

HOW CAN I HELP

Your patience and understanding during this disruption to normal operations will be much appreciated. Please be considerate of staff and other members. Consider changing at home before you come. 

New HVAC System Installation for Bowen Room 

Thursday, November 10, 7:30 am – 3:00 pm 

Please note that during this time, members will enter through the back entrance and the entrance by the Bowen room during installation. The main entrance and the fire lane closest to the building will be blocked off during the installation. Please be sure to check in at the Welcome Center when you arrive.  

Other facility improvements coming this fall: 

  • Outdoor Pool replastering 

  • New filtration system for the Indoor Pool 

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