New Downtown Watertown Family YMCA

Watertown, NY

The Watertown Family YMCA took on a major capital project that broke ground in June 2022. Their new facility will be housed in a downtown building that the Woolworth Department Store originally occupied. This redevelopment project features significant structural modifications including an addition and raising the height of the building to accommodate the natatorium. When completed, the facility will house a six-lane pool, indoor tennis courts, an indoor track, fitness studios, a sauna & steam room.

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Bernier, Carr & Associates

Korwek Family Dental

Expanded medical office building near Washington Street with a new suite including waiting area, reception area, children’s play area, and dental exam rooms.

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River Hospital, New MOB & Existing Building Renovations

Renovations for River Hospital, including a new Medical Office Building, renovations to the existing hospital, and site improvements, with funding from the NYS Department of Health.

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Watertown Savings Bank

The new Clayton Branch of Watertown Savings Bank, featuring a two-story building with drive-through teller lanes, offices, and a conference room, after demolishing the old branch.

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Samaritan’s decision to partner with Purcell Construction and the Purcell-Lecesse joint venture turned out to be the right one. Through this partnership, the Purcell-Lecesse team was able to create a unique construction process that enabled the project to stay within extreme timelines and budget.