Charles A. Melton Center to work with Friday Architects on Pool and Facility Site
October 25, 2011
West Chester PA -- In collaboration with the West Chester Business Improvement District (BID), the Charles A. Melton Center plans to work with Friday Architects/Planners LLC for a pool feasibility study and site plan.
This $25,000.00 project is being funded by DCED with a 50% match coming from privately raised funds. The mission of the project is to work with community residents and board members of the Melton Center to determine the most feasible concept for their vacant pool and the entire facility site.
A committee of four members including 2 from both the BID and Melton Center received all proposals to the public RFP that was offered in August of 2011. After an in depth review of all proposals, and interviews with selected teams, it was determined that Friday Architects/Planners LLC was the best fit for this project.
Friday Architects is a locally, nationally and internationally recognized design firm that has a large focuses on community and non profit organizations. Their 40 year track record and creative approach to design and community involvement has given the committee strong belief that this project will be successful for both the Melton Center site and the West Chester community at large.