Bellaire Town Square Municipal Facilities Design & Library Conceptual

About The Project:
In November 2013, Bellaire Citizens approved an $11 million bond referendum for the development of a new City Hall, Civic Center, Police Station and Municipal Courts.

In the Summer of 2014, City Council determined they wanted to combine City Hall and Municipal Courts and keep the Police Station and Civic Center as separate buildings. In September of 2014 City Council entered into a contractual agreement with PGAL for design and construction services and voted to form a citizen’s Ad Hoc steering committee.

Other development segments to be included in this project will include a revision to the Bellaire Town Center Master Plan, which include a conceptual design of a new library, conceptual designs for a signature corner at South Rice Ave and Jessamine and concept designs for pedestrian friendly South Rice Ave.

Designer/Engineer: PGAL
Engineering Cost: $221,355
The engineering contract was awarded by Council on September 22, 2014 to PGAL.

Contractor: Horizon+Christensen

Construction Cost: $10,000
The construction contract was awarded by Council on November 2, 2015 to Horizon+Christensen.

To see the current status of the Facilities projects, go to Status Updates.

Presentations for the Municipal Facilities Town Hall Meeting held on May 16, 2016 can be found here.

Why Do We Need This?


The Bellaire Town Square Municipal Facilities Design project includes the building of a New City Hall, Civic Center, Police Station and a Municipal Courts. An $11 million bond was approved by Bellaire voters in November of 2013. The Library Conceptual project will provide a preliminary look at the future of the Bellaire Library, no funds have been allocated at this time for design services or construction of a new Library.
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