The Metropolitan School District (MSD) of Wayne Township in Indianapolis has awarded Powers & Sons Construction a construction manager as agent (CMa) contract for the 2021 calendar year.
The Powers team will oversee an estimated $15 million in renovations, upgrades, improvements, building additions, and expansions across the large district. The contract could be extended for 2022 and 2023, with a similar volume of work each of those years.
Wayne Township is a large public school district on the west side of Indianapolis. It serves over 17,000 PK-12 students and employs a total of 2,500 teachers, administrators, and staff. Its properties include one preschool, 11 elementary schools, two 7th and 8th grade centers, a 9th grade center, a Ben Davis High School, an early college high school, a prep academy, and operations, administrative, and transportation facilities.
The scope of work for 2021 will include renovations Ben Davis High School, the Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center, and five elementary schools (Westlake, McClelland, Chapel Glen, North Wayne, and Rhoades). Services to be provided include the construction of two building additions, interior and exterior improvements, HVAC and mechanical upgrades, and roofing and asphalt repairs.