School Board OKs SHJH construction
April 10, 2019
The Sweet Home School Board approved a plan Monday evening, April 8, to spend $5 million and begin the first of two construction phases for the Sweet Home Junior High.
The district received voter approval for a $4 million bond levy, which was matched by a $4 million grant from the state. The district is estimating the construction at about $10 million and will draw on Long-Term Maintenance Funds to complete the project.
Under the district's arrangement, the contract-manager, general contractor model, Gerding Builders of Corvallis can adjust the project as needed and seek out bids from su...