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Follow Tacoma school construction projects online

Post by Debbie Cafazzo / The News Tribune on April 23, 2013 at 7:45 pm | No Comments »
April 23, 2013 7:45 pm

You can follow news and information about Tacoma Public Schools construction projects by becoming a fan of the school district’s Planning and Construction’s Twitter and Facebook social networking sites.

Voters this year approved a $500 million bond measure that will pay for 14 new and renovated schools, along with nearly 200 small capital improvement projects throughout the school district.

Those interested in following the design and construction progress on Twitter and Facebook can visit the district Planning and Construction Facebook fan page at Building For Achievement or receive alerts at #bldg4achievemnt through Twitter.

Links to both social networking sites can also be found on the district Planning and Construction Web site under Departments and Programs at www.tacomaschools.org.

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Here’s one recent Facebook post from the school district:

Construction plans are moving full speed ahead. The following architect firms have been selected for the first 5 schools on the list:
BLRB Architects will be working on Washington Elementary School. We will know the contractor by the end of May.
Bassetti Architects will be working on Stewart.
DLR Group will be the architecture firm is working on McCarver.
McGranahan Architects will be working on SAMI
NAC Architecture firm is working on Wilson HS Phase II

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