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4/26/19 Update

1. The excavator started the grading in the back of the building

2. The main staircase drywall is continuing

3. The detentions door frames have been toothed

4. The roof screen is complete

5. The squad garage is in the process of being final graded

4/19/19 Update

1. The first batch of metal panels have been installed.

2. The east stair tower stone work is complete.

3. The paint priming work at the second floor west is ongoing with the corridor and men's locker room being the first complete.

4. The brick work at the east side of the building has started.

5. The showers are installed on the second floor.

4/12/19 Update

1. The roof top units were delivered and placed. The electrician is in the process of bringing permanent power to them.

2. The patio and roof in front of the workout room are both complete, and the concrete under the patio was poured.

3. The main squad garage has been stoned.

4. Walls continue to be closed up on the second floor.

5. The exterior precast painting is complete.

4/5/19 Update

1. The interior lobby stone at the east stair tower is complete.

2. The safety 'gate' has been installed for the elevator install starting in two weeks.

3. The north window frame installation is completel.

4. The east side glazing is complete.

5. The drywall on the second floor continues.

Update - 4/5/19

Phase 1 final engineering is underway: the City has retained HR Green, Inc. to complete final engineering design and obtain construction permits.  Improvements will include restoration of the creek to a natural state, streambank stabilization, upsizing of culverts underneath Illinois, Indiana and South Avenues, removal of a portion of S. 9th Avenue and the creation of park-like setting with naturalized plantings and a walking path. 

3/29/19 Update

1. The stone at the east stair tower has started.

2. The east side window framing is underway.

3. The CMU at the evidence garage and Mechanical/Electrical Rooms area is complete.

4. The taping efforts continue on the second floor.

3/22/19 Update

1. The first floor east framing is wrapping up which will kickoff the west side next week. 

2. The west side concrete pour went well, which gets us ready for framing and MEP in wall work.

3. The detention area is almost complete. 

4. The housekeeping pads for the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing contractors have been poured and will soon be ready for their equipment in the mechanical and electrical rooms.

5. Drywall is ongoing upstairs on the second floor.

3/15/19 Update

1. We are ready for the last building related concrete pour. The first floor north east slab will be poured early next week.

2. The second floor drywall is ongoing and is working its way towards the east side. Offices, the IT area, and the administration desk area are taking form.

3. The first floor wall layout has started.

4. The main staircase and specialty railings have been measured, and those pieces should be on site within the next 3-4 weeks.

5. Block walls in the detention area are going up fast.

3/8/19 Update

1. The roofing is nearly complete, with only a few small sections of the east and west sides still needing work.

2. The men's locker room on the west side of the second floor is "rocked" (drywall) with spray insulation complete.

3. The south side of the first floor-east is ready for next week's concrete pour.

4. The second floor east side is in the midst of in wall MEPs being installed and inspected.

3/1/19 Update

  1. The majority of the north side of the building has glass. Winter protection is down, making the building look completely different.
  2. In-wall mechanical, electrical, and plumbing rough ins are ready for inspection on the west side.