The 55,000 SF building includes 39,500 SF on the first floor and 15,900 SF on the second. Feature spaces include a 318,000-gallon swimming pool with lap lanes, a water slide, diving board, vortex pool, and hot tub. Additionally, program spaces include locker rooms, a gym with a suspended track, classroom and meeting rooms, a large social hall and commercial kitchen, a recording studio, and fitness and exercise spaces.
Commissioned systems include air handling units, fan coils, boilers, heat pumps, HRV, heat exchanger, pumps, radiant floor, domestic hot water, pool systems, electrical distribution, lighting controls, building automation system, and building meters, including electrical, mechanical, and plumbing.
The Tacoma Eastside Community Center was certified LEED Silver.
This project has been funded in part by the Metropolitan Park District of Tacoma.