Aquatic Center Project Update (03/10/2020)


Revised Opening Date:

  • July 1, 2021 – with current FPL impacts
  • Construction Timeline:  April 2019 – July 2021


Sheet & Auger Cast Piling:

The sheet pile work is scheduled to be completed this week and will be followed by auger cast piles.   We need roughly 500 new piles for the project.


  • H&J Foundations – Contractor


Dewatering - Demolition:

The installation of the dewatering system at the main competition pool is underway to allow demolition to commence for the remaining pool bottom and then new construction.


  • Griffin Dewatering - Contractor
  • Pece of Mind - Demolition Contractor



Work this week to provide power to the dewatering system for the main competition pool.


  • Hypower Electric - Contractor



  • FPL is working on the redesign for a new switching order to remove the old vault under the grandstands
  • The new switching order date is now tentatively planned for April 1, 2020.  
  • Once FPL work is complete, the demolition of the remaining grandstands and the competition pool will commence followed by the installation of the roughly 500 piles required to support the entire facility.


Hilton Curio - Hotel Maren:

  • Laurie Marchwinski and I had a hard hat tour on Monday. 
  • The hotel is taking reservations now for September 2020.