Hayward Library and Community Learning Center

BKF provided the civil engineering design and coordination with the design team for the removal of the existing library and construction of the new, 3-story library and community learning center.

  • 58,000 square feet
  • 100% solar power
  • Site/utility design for improvements to a 2.8-acre Heritage Plaza & Civic Park
  • 190,000-gallon rainwater catchment cistern for non-potable water and irrigation reuse
  • Utility relocation coordination with the city of Hayward, PG&E, AT&T, and other utility agencies
  • Mapping and documentation for City and U.S. Post Office parcel mergers and lot line adjustments
  • 2022 AIA California, Design Award Special Commendation, Design for Integration
  • 2021 AIA East Bay, Design Award Honor Award, Civic

  • Award-Winning Core Team:
    Owner: City of Hayward
    General Contractor: T.B. Penick & Sons, Inc.
    Architect: Noll + Tam Architects
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