Mercer Island, WA

Mercer Island Public Works Building Pre-Design

Patano Studio has done a pre-design for a 9,000 sf Administration Addition to the Mercer Island Public Works Facility on Mercer Island, WA. The project will be constructed on the upper level of an existing 1980’s era CMU building and feature mass timber – an all wood structure – providing a lightweight, warm, daylight filled space for the Parks, ROW, IT and Administrative staff. Wood columns and beams support Cross Laminated Timber ceiling panels, the wood structure will be wrapped in glass and wood clad walls. The Administration Addition includes open office space, administrative offices, conference rooms, break rooms, kitchen, new elevator, stairs and ADA accessibility throughout. Site improvements include more parking, stormwater detention, a new emergency generator a updated fire protection systems. Construction is scheduled to begin in early 2018.