Mississippi Military Department

National Guard Readiness Center - Bay St. Louis, Mississippi

Mississippi Military Department

Services: New Construction

Contract: At Risk General Contractor

Square Footage: 32,000

Owner: Mississippi Military Department
PO Box 5027
Jackson, MS 39296

Architect: F. Walker & Associates
3451-A Washington Avenue
Gulfport, MS 39507

Award: 2010 Nunn-Perry Award Recipient

This 32,000 square foot military and readiness center used for the continuing education of soldiers was completed five months ahead of schedule. This facility houses a full-service cafeteria, fitness center, munitions vault and vehicle maintenance service area. The center also has the capability to serve as a hurricane shelter.