Hardy Elementary School
Welcome to the Hardy School Transition site
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Expansion Timeline for three projects
[L]ake St playground
, and the
[C]handler St playground.
[C] - December 8, 2017
Grant application submitted to Community Preservation Committee, requesting funding for a Chandler St landscape study and design.
[A] - December 20, 2017
Construction docs posted on public register with a call for bids.
[A] - January 17, 2018
Bids due from contractors.
[A] - End of January 2018
Classroom addition contract awarded to contractor.
[L] - End of January 2018
Publish Lake St playground survey, begin initial planning and discussions with vendors.
[A] - February 12, 2018
Special Town Meeting vote approved additional funds needed to support increases in the construction budget for the addition.
- Mid February 2018
Community Preservation Committee recommended approval of funds for the Chandler St playground design study.
[A] - February 27, 2018
Informational meeting at Hardy with the project manager, including Q&A. ( See the presentation in the Feb 27th update on the
[L] - Early April 2018
Finalize Lake St playground layout plan.
[A] Early April 2018
Classroom addition contract finalized.
[A] End of April 2018
Classroom addition construction begins.
[L] End of April 2018
Select vendor and place order for Lake st playground equipment.
[C] May 2018
Arlington Town Meeting votes to approve funds for the design study (hopefully).
Last day of school June 2018
Begin installation of Lake St playground.
First day of school September 2018
Lake St playground ready for use!
[C] July 2018
Chandler St outdoor space design study to begin, including public input process.
[A] Mid December 2018
Classroom addition construction completed.
[C] December 2018
Chandler St outdoor space design study completed, cost estimate and construction docs finalized.
[A] January 2019
New space occupied and in use!
[C] June 2019
Chandler St outdoor space construction begins; completion date TBD (by the design study).
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