East Hartford Community Cultural Center
East Hartford, CT
Completed – 1997
Town of East Hartford
In 1995, CSA, LLC was selected as Architects for the conversion of the former East Hartford High School into the Town’s Community Cultural Center. The program included renovation of the Auditorium, Gymnasium, Offices for the EH Park and Recreation Dept., Classrooms for Manchester Community College and 24 Artist’s Work Studio Dwellings. Construction cost was $4.5 million and included hazardous materials abatement, demolition, roof, new mechanical/electrical and sprinkler systems, accessibility improvements, new elevator, interior finishes and exterior restoration. Originally constructed in 1917, the restoration was completed in 1997 and received the Town’s Historic Preservation Award.