Town of Groton Special Town Meeting Information

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The Town of Groton Special Town Meeting is MONDAY, September 12, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. at the Groton Middle School Performing Arts Center

The purpose of the meeting is to request authorization to increase the borrowing for the Florence Roche Elementary School Project by $9.5 million.

 

To review the VIDEO OF THE INFORMATION SESSION (presented at the FRBC, last night, 09/08/22) please see the link below:

https://us02web.zoom.us/.../KlQBkfAldgZGXO7aYDZlGSIxVO0Kt...

Passcode: #4AZLdhK

 

For those with Kids - BABYSITTING IS AVAILABLE (6:30 PM until end of Meeting, Ages 5 thru 12) - SIGN UP BELOW:

https://docs.google.com/.../1bAjArPe839hJpimQ9jzokQW.../edit

Project Update - Week of September 5th 2022

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Please see the below project update and list of activities scheduled for the week of 9/5.  

  • The fencing contractor will commence with the fence installation on the West side of the new track and field. 
  • The electrical contractor will continue with the electrical work to support power to the new athletic field shed location.
  • The site contractor shall commence prepping and raking out the atheltic field loam in preparation for Sod materials to be delivered the week of 9/12.
  • The track surfacing contractor is scheduled to mobilize to the project site on Tuesday 9/6 and commence their pre-work inspection of the track surface.
  • The electrical and site contractors will continue the electrical ductbank installation towards the BESS system pad. 
  • The site contractor will continue various grading activities around the site.
  • The site contractor shall continue with foundation insulation installation and back-filling activities in Areas C & D. 
  • The concrete contractor will continue and complete foundation construction for the classroom wings in Areas C & D. 
  • The site contractor will continue to excavate for foundations in Areas A & B. 
  • The contractor shall commence with the construction of footings in Area A.
  • The concrete contractor is scheduled to receive a rebar delivery for Area A on Wednesday 9/7 and Anchor Bolts for Area A on Friday 9/9.  
  • Concrete placements are tentatively scheduled for Wednesday 9/7 and Friday 9/9.
  • Due to the Labor Day holiday on Monday 9/5 there will not be any work activities onsite.

Project Update - Week of August 22nd 2022

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Please see the below project update and list of activities scheduled for the week of 8/22.

  • Exporting excess materials from the site shall continue this week.   
  • Complete the construction of the long jump pits at the new track area. 
  • Commence the installation of the irrigation system in the new athletic field.
  • Continue with site restoration and re-establishment of the temporary construction fence line shall continue this week adjacent to the Middle School South building.   
  • The site and electrical contractor shall continue with the construction of the underground electrical & communications ductbank working South on the site towards Champney Street. 
  • The site contractor shall continue with excavation and subgrade prep for concrete foundations in Area A of the building.      
  • The site contractor shall continue importing and placing structural fill materials in Area B of the new building. 
  • The concrete contractor shall continue construction of foundation formwork in Area C  and commence in Area A of the new building.  Foundation wall construction shall commence in Area D of the new building.  Concrete placements are tentatively scheduled for Wednesday 8/24 and Friday 8/26 this week.  

Saturday Work - August 20th 2022

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The project has a street sweeper scheduled for Saturday 8/20 to sweep around the perimeter of the existing Florence Roche Elementary and Middle School South buildings where the underground utility work was completed this summer.     

Project Update - Week of August 15th 2022

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Please see the below project update and list of activities scheduled for the week of 8/15.

  • Exporting excess materials from the site shall continue this week.   
  • The site contractor shall continue placing the loam materials beneath the new athletic field.
  • The site contractor shall place the top coat of asphalt at the new Athletic Track area on Thursday 8/18. 
  • Prep and placement of the concrete track game pads shall continue this week.
  • Continue with site clean-up and subgrade prep to support asphalt placement at the utility trenches next week.  Asphalt placement is scheduled for Thursday 8/18 and Friday 8/19.  Site restoration and re-establishment of the temporary construction fence line shall commence this week adjacent to the Middle School South building.   
  • The site and electrical contractor shall continue with the construction of the underground electrical & communications ductbank work located in the utility corridor and continue towards Champney Street.        
  • The site contractor shall continue importing and placing structural fill materials in Areas A & B of the new building. 
  • The concrete contractor is scheduled to mobilize on Monday 8/15 and commence lay-out and construction of foundation formwork in Areas C & D of the new building.  The first concrete placement is tentatively scheduled for Thursday 8/18.  
  • The project is scheduled to receive a series of reinforcing steel deliveries on Tuesday 8/16 and Thursday 8/18 of this week to support foundation construction.     
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