Whidbey Island Youth Center

Whidbey Island Youth Center

The center provides care and nurture to school age children and young adults with a variety of educational, recreational, counseling, and athletic activities.

Jensen Fey Architects

 

A Community Center for the Navy: Engineering an engaging space for enlisted personnel and their families

DCI Engineers provided both structural and civil design services for this 20,000-sf youth center at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island. Features include a gymnasium, computer labs, classrooms, game rooms, and a teen center.

Project Highlights

  • The building is constructed using metal shearwalls, steel posts, and beam framing.
  • Civil design includes a parking lot, sidewalks, drainage, erosion control, and water quality evaluations.
  • The use of natural light, translucent walls, and vibrant colors creates an imaginative space throughout the youth center.
Location: 
Whidbey Island, Washington
Square Feet: 
20,000-SF
Stories: 
1
Primary Material: 
Concrete
Steel
Type: 
Civil
Structural
Sector: 
Government & Municipal

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