School District 38 - James McKinney Elementary

Front view of James McKinney Elementary School

Project Status: Occupied

City/Town:  Richmond

Project Scope:   This project includes the seismic mitigation of the K-7, single-story, wood-frame building constructed in 1965 (Block 3 - East Wing Classrooms and Administration) with subsequent additions in 1974 (Block 2 - Central Block Classrooms and Gymnasium) and 1979 (Block 1 - West Wing Classrooms). The project also includes accessibility and life safety retrofits as required by the City of Richmond Building Bylaw in addition to critical system retrofits necessitated by the impact of the structural upgrades.

Estimated Project Value:  $12.60 million

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Estimated Project Milestones

Tender and Award:  Fall 2020
Construction Initiation:  Fall 2020
Occupancy:  Fall 2022

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School District Project Contact

Project Manager: 

Frank Geyer - Executive Director, Planning & Development