Southwestern School Capital Project Begins Third Phase

Students and staff donned hard hats and grabbed shovels for a recent groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of the third and final phase of the Southwestern Central School District’s ongoing, $15.9 million capital project. Phase 3 includes construction of a new gymnasium and renovation of the auditorium. The estimated completion date of Phase 3 is 18 months, with an anticipated opening of the new gym and upgraded auditorium by November 2018. The new gym will include an athletic facility entrance and a multi-purpose or health/fitness area in the old gymnasium. The general contractor is Perry Construction Group of Erie, Pa. See more photos on Page A3.

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