The new branch is approximately 30,000 square feet, one story and includes a full service drive-up window. The Branch neighbors the new YMCA located to the southwest and occupying the former Avalon Event Center. The Branch‟s 120+ parking spaces and access road coexists successfully with the YMCA’s parking and access.
Branch highlights will include a collection of over 150,000 items, approximately 40 public access computers, a variety of meeting room spaces to host group sizes ranging from four person conference rooms to a 125 person meeting space. Additional amenities include a café space, a technology learning center, a local history themed quiet study room and a flexible resource room used by job seekers, English language learners and tutors throughout the day. The youth spaces are designed to inspire children to learn through play, exploration and discovery and provide teens with a place for structured socialization and academic pursuits.
|Cuyahoga County Public Library||Richard Fleischman+Partners Architects, Inc.||2013|
|Construction Management||North Royalton, OH||$11.7 M|