Needham Town Hall Feasibility Study

Summary Report

Architectural / Engineering Services

Needham Town Hall Feasibility Study

Prepared by: McGinley Kalsow and Associates LLP

April 2, 2008

Available Sections

  • Section I (PDF) - Contents
    • Report Cover
    • Executive Summary
    • Background and Existing Conditions
      • Feasibility Study Review
      • History of Town Hall
      • Space Needs Study
        • Matrix I - Space Needs Study
        • Matrix II - Department Space Projections
      • Historical Evaluation of Building Fabric
  • Section 2a (PDF) - Alternative Design Schemes
    • Description of Preliminary Design Alternatives
    • Alternative 1 - Three-Story Scheme with Small Utility Addition
  • Section 2b (PDF) - Alternative Design Schemes (continued)
    • Alternative 2 - Four-Story Scheme with No Addition
  • Section 2c (PDF) - Alternative Design Schemes (continued)
    • Alternative 3 - Three-Story Scheme with Restoration of Auditorium and Major Addition
    • Existing and Proposed Net Area Comparison
    • Project Cost Summary - CPA Qualification
  • Section 3 (PDF) - Feasibility Study Conclusions and Recommendations
    • Conclusions of Study
    • Recommendations for Action and Implementation
    • Town Hall Preservation Timeline
  • Appendix