First United Methodist Church
Additions & Renovations
This 45,000 s.f. addition and renovation includes new programing spaces: a 1,080 seat auditorium and theatrical stage, 4,700 s.f. fellowship lobby, bookstore, coffee bar, commercial kitchen, support space, and renovations to the existing church, chapel, and education building.
The project included a renovation, infill, and an addition onto an existing church that included construction and renovations between 1920-1995..
The project included nine separate finish floor heights and eight separate bearing heights for structural support.
The project was partially occupied during construction and included a 90-year-old antiquated storm drainage system throughout. In addition, portions of the existing structure were modified to accommodate new program spaces.