The District of Columbia Public Library Capital Construction Report September 23, 2009

Document #8C.1 Board of Library Trustees Meeting September 23, 2009

Anacostia Library – New Building Construction

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 7 Yvette Alexander 202.724.8068 Architect Freelon Group Philip Freelon 919/941-9790 Project Manager Dedric Boyd 202.727.1127 Forrester Construction Tom Willerton 301-816-1700 Hill International

Progress

Construction Underway

Contractor

New State of the Art Library on Good Hope Road SE is under construction. Spring 2010 opening

DCPL PM Firm

Benning Library – New Building Design

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 7 Yvette Alexander 202.724.8068 Davis, Brody, Bond & Aedas Peter Cook 202/449-1190 Project Manager Contractor Kim Fuller 202/442-6069 Forrester Jon McGee 301-255-1750 DCPL PM Firm A-1 Consulting

Progress

Architect

Construction Underway

New State of the Art Library located at 3935 Benning Road NE is under construction. Spring 2010 opening

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Cleveland Park – New Ceiling and Lighting

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 3 Mary Cheh 202.724.8062 Architect
N?A

Progress

Project Manager

Ed Hampton 202.442.6067 Eagle Construction

Project Complete

Contractor Project consists of installing a new ceiling and lighting system.

Deanwood – New Community Center and Library

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 7 Yvette Alexander 202.724.8068 Architect EEK Sean O’Donnell Ayris T. Scales, DMPED 202-727-0376 Manhattan-FEI

Progress

Project Manager Project is a partnership with the Department of Parks and Recreation to co-locate a 10,000 square foot library within a 54,000 square foot aquatic center and community center. Library and Community Center would share such space as computer lab, senior rooms, tutor rooms and community meeting rooms. Project location is 49th and Quarles St. NE Contractor

Construction Underway

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Energy Enhancement Projects – Various Locations

Contacts
Councilmember Various

Progress

Capitol View, Cleveland Park, Shepherd Park, Lamond Riggs, Palisades, Southwest, West End and Woodridge

Architect

T.B.D

Project Manager Contractor

Ed Hampton 202.442.6067

A/E Selected and design work underway

The Library has received Federal Stimulus Money for energy enhancements. Projects will take place at the above locations, focusing on window replacements, energy efficient lighting, and automated building heating and cooling controls

DCPL PM Firm

Francis A. Gregory Library – New Building Design

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 7 Yvette Alexander 202.724.8068 Architect Wiencek/Adjaye Scott Knudson 301.948.6220 Project Manager Contractor Lisa Deanes (202) 727-5181 Hess Construction

Progress

Construction Manager Selected. Constructability and pricing review underway.

Design of the new Francis Gregory Library will include community input on planning and programming phase. Design and construction are only partially funded.

DCPL PM Firm

Jair Lynch Development Partners

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Francis A. Gregory Library – Interim Library

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 7 Yvette Alexander 202.724.8068 Architect

Progress

Project Manager

Lisa Deanes (202) 727-5181

Final negotiations underway with DCPL to place interim library at Anne Beers.

Contractor Project consists of building a 4,200 square foot interim library to serve the community during construction; the interim will have 30 computers, books on CD as well as traditional collection material for all age sets

DCPL PM Firm

Georgetown Library – Building Renovation Design

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 2 Jack Evans 202.724.8058 Architect
Martinez & Johnson

Progress

Tom Johnson 202.333.4480 Project Manager Contractor Design of the new Georgetown Library will include community input on planning and programming phase. Design phase is fully funded. Chris Wright 202.272.4913 T.B.D.

All bid packages have been advertised and proposal received. Anticipated CBE participation 63%.

DCPL PM Firm

Smoot Construction

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Mount Pleasant – Interior Restoration (Design Phase)

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 1 Jim Graham (202) 724-8181

Progress

Architect

Core Architects

Dale Stewart 202-466-6116 Project Manager Contractor Phase II of Mount Pleasant Renovation. Interior work will consist of total upgrade and modernization of all mechanical equipment as well as provide additional and functional library program space. Chris Wright 202.727.4913 T.B.D

Design documents in development phase, anticipating construction Winter 2009.

DCPL Project Management

Smoot Construction

Mount Pleasant – Interim Library

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 1 Jim Graham (202) 724-8181

Progress

Architect

Project Manager Contractor Project consists of building a 4,200 square foot interim library to serve the community during construction; the interim will have 30 computers, books on CD as well as traditional collection material for all age sets

Dedric Boyd 202.727.1127 T.B.D

Five Design Build proposals have been received

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Northeast Library – Exterior Restoration (Design Phase)

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 6 Tommy Wells 202.724.8072

Progress

Architect

Bell Architects

David Bell 202.548.7570 Project Manager Chris Wright 202.727.4913 Monarc Construction C. McDermott, (703) 201-1747

Work has started. Anticipated completion by end of 2009

Contractor Project consists of Exterior Improvements to windows, doors, security lighting, masonry restoration, landscaping and signage.

Parklands-Turner – New Storefront Library

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 8 Marion Barry (202) 724-8045

Progress

Architect

Mood Nolan - DC

Patrick Williams (202) 244-4199 Project Manager Contractor Project will be to fit out approximately 5,000 Sq Ft of storefront space to replace the existing Parklands-Turner kiosk. The storefront library will be similar in size, scope, computers, and collections to the Georgetown Interim and Tenley-Friendship Interim Libraries. Dedric Boyd 202.727.1129 Lexx Group Ken Postell (202) 393-3085

New Library scheduled to open week of October 5, 2009

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Petworth – Exterior Restoration

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 4 Muriel Bowser 202.724.8052

Progress

Architect

Frank and Lohsen

Art Lohsen 202.223.9449 Project Manager Contractor Chris Wright 202.727.4913 Bennett Group Kolar W. Bowen (202) 625-3330

Work commenced on May 11, 2009

Project consists of Exterior Improvements to windows, doors, security lighting, masonry restoration, landscaping, signage and new cupola.

Petworth – Interior Renovations

Contacts
Councilmember Councilmember Ward 4 Architect Muriel Bowser 202.724.8052
Frank and Loshen

Progress

Fletcher Farr Anoyte Project Manager Project will update the interior of the Petworth Library to be a fully functional state of the art 21st Century Library, while still being respectful of the buildings historic character. Contractor

Chris Wright 202.727.4913 Sigal Construction Sarah Norman

Design-Build Contract Awarded

DCPL PM Firm

McKissack and McKissack

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Takoma Park – Make-Over

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 4 Muriel Bowser 202.724.8052 Architect
MJ | A

Progress

Jim Reagle 202.333.4480 Project Manager Chris Wright 202.727.4913 Forrester Construction Jorge A. Briones

Project Complete. Open to Public March 10, 2009

Contractor
Project is modeled after the successful Library Journal makeover of the Southeast Neighborhood Library.

Tenley Friendship – New Building Design

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 3 Mary Cheh 202.724.8062 Architect Freelon Group Philip Freelon 919/941-9790 Project Manager Contractor Dedric Boyd 202/727-1113 Forrester. Joe Ockershausen (301) 255-1794 DCPL PM Firm Hill International

Progress

Ground Breaking September 23, 2009

Design of the new Tenley Branch Library will include community input on planning and programming phase. Design and construction is fully funded.

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Washington Highlands – New Building Design

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 8 Marion Barry (202) 724-8045 Architect Wiencek/Adjaye Scott Knudson 301.948.6220 Project Manager Contractor Lisa Deanes 202.727.5181 Coakley-Williams

Progress

Construction Manager contract awarded.

Design of the new Washington Highlands will include community input on planning and programming phase. Design and construction are only partially funded. DCPL is partnering with the DC Department of Housing and Community Development.

DCPL PM Firm

Jair Lynch Development Partners

Washington Highlands – Interim Library

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 8 Marion Barry (202) 724-8045 Architect Cooper Carry

Progress

Project consists of building a 5,000 square foot interim library for the Washington Highlands Community; the interim will have 20 computers, books on CD as well as traditional collection material for all age sets.

Project Manager Contractor

Lisa Deanes 202.727.5181 MCN Build

Design Build Contract awarded to the team of MCN Build and Cooper Carry Architects.

DCPL PM Firm

Jair Lynch Development

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Watha T. Daniel / Shaw – New Building Design

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 2 Jack Evans 202.724.8058 Davis, Brody Bond & Aedas Peter Cook 202/449-1190 Project Manager Contractor Kim Fuller 202/442-6069 Forrester. Joe Ockershausen (301) 255-1794 DCPL PM Firm A-1 Construction

Progress

Architect

Construction Underway

Design of the new Watha T. Daniel / Shaw Branch Library will include community input on planning and programming phase. Design and construction is fully funded.

Woodridge Library – Furniture Upgrades

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 5 Harry Thomas Jr. 202.724.8028 Architect

Progress

Project Manager Contractor Project consists of the replacement of existing furniture, reconfiguration of some spaces, new end panels and general interior improvements

Planning phase underway.
Barbara Norland 202.442.6069 T.B.A.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Library – New Teen Spot and College Information Center

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 2 Jack Evans 202.724.8058 Architect
Sorg Associates

Progress

Suman Sorg Project Manager New Teen Spot and College Information Center will be a destination for teens. It will provide stimulating learning opportunities that support their success in life. This destination will provide opportunities to meet their need for homework help, exam preparation, and using computers and software applications. High quality program events are a key to the success of the library in assisting teens. Contractor

Kim Fuller 202.442.6070 Bennett Group Kolar Bowen (202) 625-3330

Project Complete

Martin Luther King Jr. Library – Adaptive Services Build Out

Contacts
Councilmember Ward 2 Jack Evans 202.724.8058 Architect
Atelier Architects

Progress

Elizabeth Stough 202.457.0860 Project Manager Contractor Lisa Deanes 202.727.5181 Biscayne

Open house March 21st.

Improvements to Adaptive Services Division including new public computers, upgrades to staff space, lighting, and accessibility.

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