Architects have gathered feedback on design concepts from the Library Board, three community forums, and discussions with the Historic Preservation Commission. They will take the results of this collaborative process and work with the Library Board to develop a final design. Be sure to check our Facebook page and gpldnewbuilding.org for updates coming soon!
The general timeline for the project is:
August 2017 and through fall: Design development - exterior and interior design, site design, furniture design and selection, cost analysis, city preliminary reviews, city commission meetings, historic preservation commission first review
Fall 2017-February 2018: Construction documents, HPC second review, develop drawings and details for bidding and construction, expand building system detail, finalize city engagement process
February-April 2018: Bidding - permitting, zoning final review, HPC final review, bidding, permitting
April 2018-Spring 2019: Contracts, construction, furniture procurement. Projected move-in date mid-year 2019