California-based builder, C.W. Driver, did the work on the $73 million job, which consisted of a 100,000-square-foot renovation and a 30,000-square-foot expansion of the existing complex built in 1957....More
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo (D-NY) came out in support of charter schools at an Albany-rally yesterday. The governor addressed more than 11,000 charter school supporters amid frigid temperatures.
“They say it’s cold out here, but I don’t feel cold, I feel hot! I feel fired up! We are going to save charter schools and you’re making it happen by being here today!” Cuomo said in his speech to the crowd....More
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) announced that grants will be made available to area schools to support life-sciences related capital projects as a part of a statewide initiative....More
The installation of the charger, which is currently only compatible with the Nissan Leaf, makes UMass one of a growing number of universities that are experimenting with ways to increase the use of electric modes of transportation on campus....More