In August 2009 the Mayor and Commission approved an Intergovernmental Agreement with the Clarke County School District and the Athens Housing Authority to jointly support the development of a youth facility and gymnasium through the renovation and development of the H.G. Edwards Gymnasium as part of the overall redevelopment of the H.T. Edwards School Complex. The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government will provide $1,000,000 in funding from the SPLOST Project 32, in accordance with the programming schedule, as contribution to the design and construction of the renovation.
Project Sponsor: Leisure Services
Project Manager: Derek Doster
Project Status: August 31, 2012
Renovation work and construction was completed in June 2011.