Newark Civic Center
The new HM-designed Newark Civic Center and master planned complex includes a new administration building, library, police headquarters and training center. HM is responsible for the civic center design and overall master plan, Safdie Rabines Architects are responsible for the design of the library, and McClaren, Wilson & Lawrie Architects are responsible for the interior design of the police headquarters and training center.
The HM-designed civic administration building is 25,000 square feet and will house city staff, city council chambers and features a double height glass lobby. The new 24,000-square-foot library will house the full book collection and include a community room and a creative technology space. The police headquarters will offer a modern and safe police facility that will better serve the community needs in Newark over 17,000 square feet. The original Newark Library will be converted into a 15,000-square-foot training center and community space.
Sustainable Features: LEED Gold