FAQs About the Community Learning Centre Project at the North End of Downtown Ponoka on 50 St.
The Town of Ponoka has signed a lease agreement for up to 28,000 square feet of floor space in a new three-storey Community Learning Centre building that will be constructed by a developer, Landrex Inc. The building will be constructed on the old hospital site at the north end of Downtown Ponoka on 50 Street.
Demolition of the old hospital building and construction of the new Community Learning Centre began in 2017.
To help keep the public informed of the details around this project, we have compiled the following FAQ sheet with answers to Frequently Asked Questions.
**Note: The precise amount of floor space to be leased by the Town in the Community Learning Center building will be determined once final construction plans are completed.
The Town's Lease Agreement:
Q 5. How different is the current lease agreement that was signed by the Town from the preliminary lease agreement that was presented to Town Council and reviewed by the Town Auditor back in February 2017?
Q 10. Why are the terms of the lease agreement signed by the Town different from the lease terms outlined in the Borrowing Bylaw (the Community Learning Centre Lease Bylaw) that was advertised to the public in February 2017?
Campus Alberta Central and its role in the project:
Plans for a new Library in the Community Learning Centre building:
Development plans for the old hospital site:
Other important questions about the project: