Tentative Timeline of Renovation Project

Tentative Timeline Details

We anticipate beginning the design process in June and seeking community feedback over the summer, with construction to begin in 2020.

2018

  • Spring 2018: Library passes 1.9-mill operating levy—the first increase in millage in 21 years
  • Fall 2018: Renovation planning begins

2019

  • Winter 2019: Library hires RFC Contracting as Owners’ Representative
  • Spring 2019: Library hires Bialosky Cleveland Architects
  • Late Spring 2019: Construction Manager at Risk selected
  • Late Spring 2019: Design of Main Library begins
  • Summer 2019: Library schedules Community Meetings with Architects

2020

  • Spring 2020: Construction at Main Library begins
  • Fall 2020: Bertram Woods Owners’ Representative, Architect, and Construction Manager at Risk selected

2021

  • Winter 2021: Design of Bertram Woods begins
  • Spring 2021: Library schedules Community Meetings with Architects
  • Summer 2021: Construction at Bertram Woods begins

 

Updated: 05/2019