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Monthly Archive for May, 2009

Southside Construction Update 5/28

Excavation for the basement of the new building has begun!

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Construction Update 5/21

The temporary entrance is now up and functioning…the only access to the Lobby, drive up and ATM is off Dore Lane. The front parking lot is now gone and excavation for the basement of the new building will begin shortly. The new drive up remodel is in full swing and we anticipate opening the new [...]

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Southside Construction Update 5/19

The Southside project is moving right along…after a slight hiccup with the sewer and water lines, we are now on track to open the temporary lobby entrance (off of Dore Lane) Thursday the 21st….starting that day, the front doors will no longer be accessible. The ATM will be moved on the 21st and temporarily unavailable [...]

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Southside Construction Update 5/14

The windows are boarded up, but we’re still open! The windows on the front of our Southside Branch have been covered with plywood to prevent random tools, machinery, pieces or parts from flying through the windows as our construction crews remove the soffit from the front of the building. Eventually the windows will be removed [...]

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Platinum Status Achieved!

We received confirmation today that the LEED review is final and Russell has been certified at the Platinum level!  We earned a total of 57 points, 5 more than the threshold for Platinum.  This is a very high achievement. We checked into the other Platinum projects:  Under LEED NC 2.2 (our version) there are 12 [...]

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Southside Contruction Update 5/4

The excavator is on site and will be digging our new sewer and water lines this week. We may be experiencing short water and sewer outages while the new lines are hooked up. Our staff at the Southside Branch are becoming accustomed to loud machinery, vibrating desks (from the compactor in the parking lot construction) [...]

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