Community and Senior Center Campus Improvements

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Project Description

The goal of this project is to improve operations, programming and facility function on the Lenexa Community Center and Lenexa Senior Center campus. This will result in a greater amenity for the surrounding neighborhood and the whole community.

Improvements to the Community Center and Senior Center campus include:

  • Consolidation of buildings
  • Accessibility improvements
  • Expansion of senior program areas
  • Outdoor pickleball courts and gathering spaces
  • Restroom and locker room updates
  • Replacement of aging building façade materials 
  • Public art investment

Upon completion, the renovated facility will be called the Lenexa Old Town Activity Center. 

Location

93rd Street and Pflumm Road

Cost & Funding Sources

2019 estimate based on from Community Center / Senior Center Study: $7,078,000

City staff and design team are working to update the cost estimate based on changing market conditions and facility programming considerations.

Timeline

Design: Fall 2022–winter 2023

Construction: Begins spring 2023

Designer & Contractor

Architect: Multistudio

Contractor: Turner Construction

Project Updates

Fall 2022

Oct. 11: City staff and design team presented a project update to City Council at a Committee of the Whole meeting. Discussed the changing economic conditions, programming opportunities and preliminary design concepts.

Summer 2022

Started conceptual design process. 

Public Involvement

Anticipate hosting an open house during design period to seek public feedback.

 

Documents

The City of Lenexa completed a study in 2019 that explored how to rehabilitate the Community Center / Senior Center site. Consultants looked at how the current spaces are used, evaluated operational and accessibility challenges, and recommended ways to meet community recreation needs for all ages.

Community Center / Senior Study Study Report (PDF)

Staff Contact

Logan Wagler
Parks & Recreation Director
913.477.7140
[email protected]