City of Somerville

Agenda Item
Work Completed
Aug 26, 2010 7:00 PM

Rrequest to the Board of Alderman for a Presentation and Input Meeting Relative to the East Somerville Community School (ESCS) Reconstruction Project.


Department:Capital Projects and EngineeringSponsors:
Category:Mayor's RequestPurposes:Miscellaneous Mayor's Request

Official Text

To the Honorable Board of Aldermen:


The Capital Projects Management Department requests a meeting with the Board of Alderman for a presentation and input session relative to the East Somerville Community School (ESCS) reconstruction project.   The purpose of the meeting will be to provide the members with a status update and to seek their input on their vision for the project as we embark on the schematic design phase.


Respectfully submitted,


Meeting History

Apr 8, 2010 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
Aug 25, 2010 7:00 PM  Finance Committee Committee Meeting

Mr. Boyle spoke about the ESCS project and informed the members that the first portion of the submission has been made and that a meeting would be scheduled with the MSPA by September 30th to work out all of the schematic details. Following that meeting, a realistic figure for the project will be presented to the BOA. Demolition will commence in the fall and the demolition and waste removal costs will be reimbursable. Mr. Boyle told the members that he would like to submit an an interim appropriation in mid September for $2 million to begin the design. The work on the project may be bid upon by both union and non-union companies, as long as the prevailing wage provisions are met. Alderman White requested that the project schematics be presented when the request for appropriations is submitted.

Aug 26, 2010 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting