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May 10, 2010
MSBA makes a $7.4 Million Debt Relief Payment to the Whitman-Hanson Regional School District for the Construction of Hanson Middle School

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chairman of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”) and Katherine Craven, MSBA Executive Director, today announced that the MSBA has made a $7,407,258 payment to the Whitman-Hanson Regional School District. This payment was made to help the district retire its remaining debt from the...

April 28, 2010
Treasurer Cahill and Katherine Craven Celebrate the Groundbreaking for the New Howe-Manning School in Middleton

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts School Building Authority’s (“MSBA”), and MSBA Executive Director Katherine Craven were in Middleton today for a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the new Howe-Manning School. The MSBA will be funding 51% of the construction project...

March 26, 2010
MSBA Makes $9.9 Million Lump Sum Payment to Bedford for the Lt. Eleazer Davis Elementary School

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chairman of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”) and Katherine Craven, MSBA Executive Director, today announced that the MSBA has made a $9,931,452 payment to the Town of Bedford. This lump sum payment was made to help pay down the town’s debt for theconstruction of Davis...

March 18, 2010
MSBA Makes $11.7 Million Lump Sum Payment to Mohawk Trail Regional School District

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chairman of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”) and Katherine Craven, MSBA Executive Director, today announced that the MSBA has made an $11,720,948 payment to Mohawk Trail Regional School District.The lump sum will pay down the state's share of capital improvements for Sanderson Academy...

March 16, 2010
MSBA Designer Selection Panel Ranks Top Firms for Potential Contract for Rogers Elementary School in Fairhaven

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chair of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”) and Katherine Craven, MSBA Executive Director, announced today that the MSBA’s Designer Selection Panel (“DSP”) has recommended that a contract be awarded to HMFH Architects, Inc., for the design of the Rogers Elementary...

March 15, 2010
MSBA Makes $13.4 Million Payment to Reading for High School Renovation

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chairman of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”) and Katherine Craven, MSBA Executive Director, today announced that the MSBA has made a $13,437,972 payment to the Town of Reading for the renovation of Reading High School. 

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March 12, 2010
Treasurer Cahill and Katherine Craven Present a $17.5 Million Check to Billerica for the new Parker Elementary School

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chairman of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”), and Katherine Craven, MSBA Executive Director, were in Billerica today to celebrate the MSBA’s commitment to the Town of Billerica and the signing of the Project Funding Agreement for the new Parker Elementary School. The...

March 4, 2010
MSBA Makes $20.3 Million Payment to Brookline

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chairman of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”) and Katherine Craven, MSBA Executive Director, today announced that the MSBA has made a $20,348,375 payment to the Town of Brookline. This lump sum payment was made to help retire the town’s 20 year bond for the renovation of...

March 4, 2010
MSBA Makes $13.7 Million Payment to Worcester for the new Worcester North High School

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chairman of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”) and Katherine Craven, MSBA Executive Director, today announced that the MSBA has made a $13,767,899 payment to the City of Worcester. It is the first payment the city has received for the new Worcester North High School which is...

January 13, 2010
The MSBA and Somerville reach an Agreement on Rebuilding East Somerville Community School

The Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) and the City of Somerville today announced an agreement on a scope of work to renovate the East Somerville Community School (ESCS), a K thru 8 facility badly damaged by fire on December 9, 2007. After working in close cooperation, the MSBA is recommending to its Board of Directors that...

January 12, 2010
MSBA Designer Selection Panel Ranks Top Firms for Potential Contract for Templeton Center Elementary School in the Narragansett Regional School District

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chair of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”) and Katherine Craven, MSBA Executive Director, announced today that the MSBA’s Designer Selection Panel (“DSP”) has recommended that a contract be awarded to Symmes Maini & McKee Associates for the design of the Templeton...

January 6, 2010
MSBA Executive Director Katherine Craven Attends Norwood High School's “Topping Off” Ceremony to Celebrate the Last Steel Beam Being Put in Place. Norwood High School Was Selected as the MSBA’s First Model School

The Massachusetts School Building Authority’s (“MSBA”) Executive Director Katherine Craven was in Norwood today for a “Topping Off” ceremony at the site of the new Norwood High School celebrating the last steel beam being put in place. Norwood High School was selected as the MSBA’s first Model School....