Location Ozone Park, Queens, New York
Client NYC School Construction Authority
Pool Construction Cost $2,200,000
Completion Spring 2010

Built in 1927, this pre-war building enrolls upwards of 3000 students. In 2006, the SCA hired L+M to modernize the building. The work included a swimming pool upgrade that required:

  • Removal and replacement of all tile finishes including waterproofing the pool
  • Electrical upgrades, including new lighting fixtures
  • ADA access to pool and bleachers

Other projects at John Adams were:

  • the installation of ADA accessibility throughout the building
  • upgrade of all bathrooms
  • renovation of the auditorium
  • exterior restoration