Beginning in September 2019, the centre will be closed. Programming will be relocated to Trinity Community Recreation Centre, Wallace Emerson Community Centre, Sorauren Fieldhouse and Masaryk-Cowan Community Recreation Centre. The after-school program will be offered at MacGregor Fieldhouse. For specific program information visit


The City is enhancing Mary McCormick Recreation Centre by undertaking state-of-good-repair rehabilitation work to the facility.

Renovations include:

  • Pool upgrades including pool tank, pool deck, walls and ceiling
  • Mechanical and HVAC system upgrades
  • Main elevator repair and pool elevator upgrade
  • Upgraded lights and exit signs
  • Change room upgrades including refinished walls, floors, ceilings, new lockers, partitions and new plumbing fixtures.
  • Accessibility improvements including accessible change room, washroom, pool elevator and pool lift

Improvements to the centre will be delivered in two phases.

Phase 1

The entire facility will be closed.

  • expected to start September 2019
  • anticipated completion in spring 2020

Phase 2

The facility will be partially open to the public. The pool will remain closed.

  • expected to start May 2020
  • anticipated completion in fall 2020

Dates are approximate and are subject to change.

The second information session was held on June 27, 2019.