Archive for November, 2009

Current LEED status

We have updated the chart showing our current LEED points. View it by clicking LEED on the bottom left of the blog screen under Project Information.

November 30, 2009 · sschulte · One Comment
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Landscaping

Even the landscape around the new Eastern library is changing. Here you can see the ground and berms when the infiltration pond was being installed in the beginning of September. The middle picture shows how the ground has been graded and the third picture shows the the seeding is finished. The southeast side of the […]

November 30, 2009 · sschulte · 3 Comments
Posted in: Landscaping

Front entrance

[slideshow id=3] Progress of the building as we watch the front entrance from Sept 17, 2009 through Nov 22, 2009.

November 25, 2009 · sschulte · No Comments
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Books, CD’s, DVD’s, etc

In an earlier posting we mentioned that in addition to building a building, we are also building a collection of books, CD’s, DVD’s, etc to put in the building.   We’re happy to report that we’ve now ordered almost half of the collection and our vendor is busy cataloging the items and preparing them for us.  […]

November 23, 2009 · Amy · No Comments
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Contractor’s update – October

Thanks to Bush Construction, we are showing the pictures they took to show the Library’s Building Committee the progress over the month of October. This is a PDF file. Building and Grounds Update 11-4-09

November 9, 2009 · sschulte · No Comments
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Infiltration Pond

What are you studying in school? Or what did you study? Ever consider how your sciences are important when it rains? One of the concerns about the library property is the management of the storm water. This is important because it can help get us one LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) point. Credit […]

November 4, 2009 · sschulte · No Comments
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