Projects / Municipal

Austin Women’s and Children’s Shelter Expansion and Renovation – Austin, Texas

Owner: City of Austin
Contact Person: Heather McKinney | McKinney/York
Date Completed: June 2018
Construction Cost: $3,275,000
Project Description:

A 2,560 sq. ft New Daycare Center will be positioned northwest of the existing structure. A 4,200 sq. ft. Dwelling Wing addition located north to the existing entrance will contain six small bedrooms and four large bedrooms, living area and restrooms.

The existing Women & Children’s building, 9,510 sq. ft., renovations include changes to Wing A to accommodate more support spaces and Wing B to accommodate expanded common areas, computer lab and restrooms. Overall renovations include a new fire suppression systems and fire alarm systems throughout, code compliant ceilings in the kitchen areas, accessibility improvements and mechanical, electrical and plumbing repairs.


Services Provided:

Jose I. Guerra Inc. provided complete mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering design and construction administration services.


Awards / Recognition:

Project is expected to achieve LEED Certification.

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