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Capital Planning - Christiansburg Feasibility Study

public input meeting

Current Recommendation:

Projects Estimated
Cost
Estimated
Dates
Turf Football Field (CHS)
Rubberized Track (CHS)
$1.5 million Spring 2018 
Start Date
Softball Field (CHS)
Baseball Stand (CHS)
$600,000 Summer 2019
Start Date
Locker Rooms (CHS)
Concessions (CHS)
Restrooms (CHS)
Entrance (CHS)
$1 million Spring 2020
Start Date
Land Acquisition for 
NW Area Elementary School
 TBD  2018-2021
New Academic Building (CHS)
New Gym (CHS)
Upgrade & Renovate
Current CHS Building
 $67 - $75 million 2022-2025
New NW Area Elementary
(using previous design
at EMES/PFES)
 $39 - $43 million 2022-2025

 

June 26, 2017 - The School Board authorized a letter to the Board of Supervisors requesting $9.8 million in available funds for the Falling Branch Elementary School expansion project, based on the responses to the construction Request for Proposals. 

June 20, 2017 - The superintendent presented his current plan for capital planning options in Christiansburg, including a phase in of upgrades at Christiansburg High School and a new Northwest-area elementary school. 

May 30, 2017 - A presentation was given to the School Board and Board of Supervisors providing an update on the expansion of Falling Branch Elementary School and cost analysis for other capital projects in Christiansburg.

May 16, 2017 - The School Board authorized a letter to the Board of Supervisors requesting $190,000 in available funds for new playground equipment at Falling Branch Elementary School. 

April 18, 2017 - A presentation was given to the School Board providing a cost analysis for renovation options at Belview Elementary, Christiansburg Elementary, Old Christiansburg Middle and Christiansburg High. 

February 21, 2017 - The School Board approved a design schematic for the expansion at Falling Branch Elementary School. 

February 7, 2017 - The School Board heard an update on design planning for Falling Branch Elementary School. The school board also authorized a letter to the Board of Supervisors requesting $194,000 in available funds to complete the roof replacement on the current Falling Branch Elementary School building. 

January 30, 2017 - At a joint meeting, the School Board and Board of Supervisors discussed the design progress for the Falling Branch Elementary School project. The boards also discussed how to best move forward with potential land acquisition for a new NW-area elementary school. 

On October 5, 2016, a letter was submitted to the Board of Supervisors requesting $554,529 for design and architecture work related to the expansion of Falling Branch Elementary School.

On September 20, 2016, the School Board authorized a letter to the Board of Supervisors asking them to move forward with the acquisition of land for a new northwest-area elementary school in Christiansburg. 

On August 29, 2016, at a joint meeting, the School Board submitted a letter to the Board of Supervisors requesting $10 million in available funding to add an instructional wing at Falling Branch Elementary School. The Board of Supervisors requested that the School Board submit for funding as the project progresses instead of a lump sum. Additionally, the County Administrator presented information regarding capital planning for the County. 

On August 16, 2016, a public input forum was held to gather input on the superintendent's proposed recommendations for priority construction projects.

On June 7, 2016, the superintendent presented his recommendations for priority construction projects.

On May 12, 2016, the school board hosted a public input meeting at Christiansburg High School regarding elementary needs in the Christiansburg area. A presentation was provided by the facilities department and OWPR.  Information was collected about the various considerations for elementary schools in Christiansburg. 

On February 29, 2016, the School Board met with the Board of Supervisors to share the public input gathered regarding the Christiansburg Feasibility Study.

On February 25, 2016, the school board hosted a public input meeting at Christiansburg Elementary School regarding elementary needs in the Christiansburg area. A presentation was provided by the facilities department and OWPR.  Information was collected about the various considerations for elementary schools in Christiansburg. 

On February 9, 2016, the school board hosted a public input meeting at Falling Branch Elementary School regarding elementary needs in the Christiansburg area. A presentation was provided by the facilities department and OWPR.  Information was collected about the various considerations for elementary schools in Christiansburg. 

On November 4, 2014, the school board heard a presentation regarding the Christiansburg Strand Feasibility Study as it effects secondary schools.  This study outlines options for capital improvements specifically at schools in the Christiansburg area. 

On October 20, 2014, the school board heard a presentation regarding the Christiansburg Strand Feasibility Study as it effects elementary school.  This study outlines options for capital improvements specifically at schools in the Christiansburg area.