construction

As previously mentioned, construction across the SCA has been unpaused which includes the planned project at PS87. While we did not expect any work to begin imminently, we were presented with the opportunity to have the general contractor do demolition work on the old boiler in the basement over Spring Break. While this does not…

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Update: March 13, 2021 Construction has officially been un-paused. The School Construction Authority (SCA) will be conducting a meeting with the General Contractor ( GC) early next week to check permit status, review COVID guidelines and get tentative schedule. The committee is meeting with the SCA later in the month and will provide a more…

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Construction Update: Oct 2, 2020 Boiler The permits from the DOT were approved and the sidewalk bridge for the temporary bridge has been installed. The temporary boiler is being delivered Thursday (Oct 1) afternoon around 12 noon. Obviously we were hoping to have this done before the start of school but due to a few…

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The construction project has been put on hold again. There is no indication when it will begin again which means at this time no scaffolding will be erected around the building giving us more space on 78th street and in the big yard. This should allow a more smooth transition back to school. Boiler UpdateThe…

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Boiler Update The scheduled abatement is currently going smoothly and as planned. We are expecting the teachers and admin to be able to have access to the building beginning Monday August 31st. The building hours for PS 87 staff have been designated by the DOE as 8:00am-4:00pm. This has been communicated to the SCA and…

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Update August 18, 2020: We know on top of the uncertainty around how and what school will look like this fall, many of you are wondering about the construction project which was previously put on hold due to COVID-19 but is now back on the list of projects moving forward. We wanted to provide a…

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