Monday 24 November 2014
 

Ventura awards bid for renovation project at elementary school

 

The Ventura School Board voted Monday to proceed with plans for major renovation of its 50-plus year-old elementary school.

The Board accepted the low bid of $372,720 from King Construction, Clear Lake, for the work on the school interior.  Seven alternate bids were also approved, totaling $421,545 for the project.  

According to Superintendent Tyler Williams, three bids for the project ranged from $421,000 to $530,000.  The district’s one-cent sales tax will fund the renovation, he said.

The project will include removal of asbestos, all new lighting, ceilings, classroom flooring, classroom cabinetry, hallway flooring and a new entrance into the facility. 

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