Advocates for Lafayette High School are pleased with the design of the new auxiliary gym that architects from HBA Architecture Interior Design unveiled this week.
Architects are proposing a roughly 10,000-square-foot building that houses a standard-sized basketball court, 22-foot high ceilings, telescoping bleachers with capacity for 204 students, a concession stand, scoreboard and 600 square feet of storage space.
"I would say it's a victory," said Lafayette advocate Bambi Walters. "It's so hard for Lafayette to get anything. (The design) does meet Lafayette's needs, and that is a victory for the students and faculty."
The design will go before the...