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A summary of the most recent updates for the 2014 Bond Program.
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Several projects have been bid out and on-site construction activities have commenced.
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Quickstart Projects - Marrs, Blackburn, Picotte, Prairie Wind and Fullerton (Planning Area C Package 1) advertisements for construction bids have been issued.
Group 1 Projects* - Educational Specifications Committee meetings continue. Negotiation of Architect Agreements on-going.
Group 2 Projects** - Recommendation for Award of Design Services was approved at the March 16, 2015, Board of Education Meeting.
Economic Inclusion – Met with several community resources and contractors to encourage bidder participation in the Quickstart projects currently being advertised for construction bids.
Current Major Activities Update
general information meeting for Construction Manager at-Risk vendors to
provide an overview of statement of qualifications and/or proposal
submission due dates.
1 Projects* - Educational Specifications Committee kick off meetings
have been scheduled. Negotiation of Architect Agreements on-going.
2 Projects** - Recommendation for Award of Design Services will be
presented to the Board of Education at the March 16, 2015 Board Meeting.
Inclusion – Developed and implemented vendor input form that provides
vendors business details that helps determine business capacity and area
Construction Manager at Risk, Request for Qualifications public advertisement has been issued.
Group 1 Projects* - Educational Specification Committee meeting will start in March 2015.
Inclusion – Update Architects/Engineers agreement with Baird Holm to
incorporate contractual language that identifies the
Architects/Engineers obligations to support OPS’ Economic Inclusion