City of Lakewood‚Äôs Parks and Recreation Department is currently working with SERA Architects to conduct a feasibility study of the renovation of a Fort Steilacoom barn. The feasibility study will assess existing structural condition, historic preservation treatment, potential uses and necessary infrastructure improvements. The City is reviewing three of the existing barns and will select one to move forward with renovation with the intent of creating a community gathering place.
The City will host a community meeting Wednesday, September 17th at 6pm in the Lakewood City Hall Council Chambers. At this meeting, the project will be introduced, discuss project approach and brainstorm ideas for potential uses of a renovated barn. The City welcomes input and ideas from the community, so please forward this information to community members you believe may be interested.