Eva Perry Regional Library Renovations

A picture of the front of Eva Perry Regional Library

Project Summary

The Eva Perry Regional Library first opened in 1996 and is one of Wake County's most active libraries. It serves the Apex and southern Cary areas. The renovations updated the building's interiors and addressed long-term maintenance issues with aging building systems.  Improvements included an updated layout, furnishings, book shelving, signage, floor and wall finishes, high-efficiency LED lighting, ceilings, restroom enhancements and support space improvements.

Building Information

Site Acreage:
Existing

Parking:
Existing - Unchanged

Building Area:
22,900 SF

Collection Size:
125,000 - 150,000

Programs Offered:
Readers advisory, children's programs, adult programs, public computer access, public meeting space and proctoring

Architect:
Gensler

Contractor:
Bar Construction Company, Inc.

Construction Cost:
$1.5 million

Opened to the Public:
July 2020