Lowry Community Center

Project Description

Lowry Community Center at Brettler Family Place

Community center for Brettler Family Place
Part of the Sand Point Master Plan
Funding:  Low Income Housing Tax Credits, Washington State Housing Trust Fund, Seattle Housing Levy, HUD Economic Development Initiative, Building Communities Fund

Client: Solid Ground
Contractor:  Mar Pac Construction

Located at Seattle’s Magnuson Park, the 4,000 square foot center is a gathering place for the residential units that surround it.  Within the building there are three large multi-purpose areas, a kitchen, two offices, and a laundry facility.  As a means to offset the electrical consumption, 52 solar panels were integrated into the roof design for a total of 11 kilowatts of natural energy that is net metered back to the grid.