Mary Ann Young Center Project

Project Location

Adjacent to the current Mary Ann Young Senior Center located in Aquatore Park, 9150 Central Avenue NE.

Project Description

Construction of a senior/activity center to replace the existing Mary Ann Young Senior Center that was built in 1982. The new building is a 15,000 square foot facility that will include space for a senior lounge/gathering area, dining facilities for daily senior lunch program and other special events. It will also include activity spaces and several activity rooms that will be available for use by residents.

Schedule of Actions

  • 2017 - 292 Design performed a space needs study.
  • 2018 - City approved using Capital Improvement Funds to finance construction of a new senior center.
  • 2018 - 292 Design worked with city staff and the Blaine City Council on the design of the new facility.
  • January 2019 - Advertise for bids.
  • February 8, 2019 - Pre-bid meeting at the Mary Ann Young Senior Center.
  • February 19, 2019 - Public bid opening at Blaine City Hall Council Chambers.
  • February 21, 2019 - Blaine City Council accepted the low bid from Ebert Construction and approved a project budget of $3.9 million.
  • April 18, 2019 - Groundbreaking ceremony held.
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  • December 2019 - Project completion expected.