Mayor LaToya Cantrell, accompanied by other city officials, broke ground on the $2.07 million Village De L’Est Multi-Purpose Building that will serve NORD in District E.
“We’re also excited not only to be breaking ground on a NORD facility, as we celebrate the opening of summer programming but also to continue to serve our residents in District E,” said Mayor Cantrell.
Village De L’Est Multi-Purpose Building will be a new 1,758 square-foot community building with new playground equipment.
“Village De L’Est residents and NORD users will benefit from a state-of-the-art, energy-efficient facility and new playground equipment for this community to enjoy,” said Ramsey Green, deputy CAO for Infrastructure.
According to the press release, when the project is completed in the fall, the facility will include:
- A large, multi-purpose room
- A concessions area that services indoor and outdoor patrons
- Pantry and office space
- Americans with Disabilities Act-accessible male, female and family restrooms
The project is expected to be completed in October 2021.