Project Update: Central Montcalm Public Schools

Granger was selected by the Central Montcalm Public School district to help pass an $11.6 million bond initiative in August 2016. The bond was designed to fund improvements to school buildings, with the primary focus on improving traffic flow, student …

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Cole Academy East Groundbreaking

Cole Academy East – a public, non-profit charter school – formally kicked-off the construction of a new 23,000 square-foot elementary school with a groundbreaking ceremony on August 10. Upon opening in fall 2018, the school will initially serve kindergarten through …

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Work officially underway at Central Montcalm Public Schools

Improvements part of $11.6 million bond for school construction Improvements to Central Montcalm Public Schools in Stanton, Mich., are officially underway, signified by a recent groundbreaking ceremony on May 15. Voters in the school district passed an $11.6 million bond in …

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2017 Construction Trends: K-12

Heading into the new year, we asked Granger Construction leaders for their thoughts on new or continuing trends for 2017. Dennis Wilson, director of new project development and K-12 market segment leader, summarizes the 2017 outlook for this market segment below.   K-12 …

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Critical factors for passing a school bond

Holt schools experience provides valuable lessons Over the past 18 years, I have worked with numerous school districts and community committees to help pass K-12 bond issues on behalf of Granger Construction. During this time, Granger’s bond passage success rate …

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Whitepaper: Bond Elections – Getting to “YES”

Granger expert details process for winning bond elections Developing — and subsequently passing — a bond initiative is often the first step to securing the necessary funds to start a construction project in the public sector, particularly among K-12 organizations …

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School district bond issue? Do this first

Considering a school bond issue? Here’s the first thing you should do It’s no secret that quality schools and thriving communities go hand-in-hand. High-performing schools affect property values, contribute to the quality of the workforce and have a positive impact on …

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Project Update – South Lyon Community Schools

South Lyon Schools Begin School Year with Districtwide Improvements This summer, Granger Construction completed several renovation projects in the South Lyon Community School District, just in time for the new school year. The renovations affected 12 different schools and were …

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