Progress on the Leander Senior Activity Center continues to move forward after City Council unanimously approved an $8.8 million contract for construction services during its May 2 meeting.

"I just want to celebrate with you guys, I know it’s been a long time coming," council member David McDonald said at the meeting.

About the project

Amenities at the Senior Activity Center will include:
  • A lobby with a seating area
  • Library with a coffee cafe
  • Game room and large-screen TV
  • An activities room and multipurpose hall
  • Fitness center
  • Commercial kitchen
  • Special-use offices
The facility will be located next to the Leander Public Works building at 611 Municipal Drive, Leander.

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While the start date is not yet available, city officials said construction will take no longer than 224 days once it begins.