Memorial Field Project Updates 2013Board update August 12, 2013Board memo on the scheduled completion of the work on Memorial FieldBoard Update July 15, 2013Board Presentation (9 MB, large file size, best resolution)Board Presentation (reduced size) (2.5 MB, full presentation in a smaller file size, with reduced picture quality)Board Update June 20, 2013The board approved the contract for purchase of temporary, moveable bleachers for Memorial Field to George Ely Associates, Inc. in the amount of $52,374 as presented. (Board Memo)Board Update April 22, 2013The Board of School Directors award the contract for the replacement of synthetic turf at Memorial Field to FieldTurf USA, Inc. in the amount of $524,182.48. The FieldTurf product has an eight-year, third-party insured Manufacturer’s Warranty, which is the industry’s best. Board memoBoard Update April 8, 2013 Board memoThree distinct portions of the Memorial Field projects are underway:1. State College Borough mobilized on April 1 and began excavation of the sinkhole on April 2.2. Mid-State Construction has mobilized and started their demolition of the west side bleachers and wall.
3. Negotiations of contract proposals from several synthetic turf manufacturers/installers are underway. Plans are to purchase the turf through an existing Cooperative Purchasing Agreement.Board Update March 18, 2013The board approved a motion to award the bid for Memorial Field West Side Bleacher Project to low bidder, Mid-State Construction, Inc., in the amount of $2,255,000 along with Alternate 1 ($2,437) and Alternate 2 ($89,650) as presented. (Board document)The total renovation project bid includes the original base bid of $2.25 million, which will replace the bleachers, wall and fencing along the entire west side of the stadium. It will also add ADA seating and access to the bleacher assembly, and the first alternate ($2,437) which substitutes the specified concrete sidewalk along Fraser Street with a brick sidewalk. In addition, the second alternate ($89,650) was also approved, adding a second drainage pipe from Fraser Street to the sinkhole. The new design moves water to the sinkhole more quickly.Board Update February 11, 2013The Board approved the request for permission to bid the West Side Bleacher Project for Memorial Field. Document
Last Modified on August 12, 2013