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February 2, 2015
MSBA Issues a Request For Responses to Provide Designer Services for Accelerated Repair Program

The MSBA is seeking to select designers to provide professional design and construction administration services to eligible Massachusetts cities, towns, and regional school districts that have been invited to participate in the MSBA’s Accelerated Repair Program. Learn more 

January 16, 2015
MSBA Board of Directors January 14, 2015 Meeting Information

The Massachusetts School Building Authority Board of Directors met on Wednesday, January 14, 2015.

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January 15, 2015
MSBA Announces Issuance of Project Advisories 27 and 28: Updates to Feasibility Study and Schematic Design Guidelines

The MSBA has issued two project advisories: Project Advisory 27 and Project Advisory 28. MSBA project advisories are designed as informational updates for Districts, Owner's Project Managers, and Designers in an effort to facilitate the efficient and effective administration of proposed projects currently pending review by the MSBA and/or projects with a Project Scope and Budget Agreement or Project Funding Agreement. These advisories provide information on changes to both the Feasibility Study Guidelines and the Schematic Design Guidelines respectively.

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January 14, 2015
January 14, 2015 Board Meeting Press Releases

The Massachusetts School Building Authority Board of Directors met on Wednesday, January 14, 2015.  At the meeting, 12 Districts were invited into the Eligibility Period; one District was invited to conduct a Feasibility Study; 14 Districts, representing 20 projects were authorized to execute Project Funding Agreements with the MSBA for...

January 9, 2015
MSBA Announces Opening Dates for FY2015 Statements of Interest

Submission is the first step toward potential MSBA funding

State Treasurer Steven Grossman, Chairman of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”), and Jack McCarthy, MSBA Executive Director, today announced the opening of the 2015 Statement of Interest (SOI) process. From January 9, 2015, through April 10...

December 19, 2014
MSBA Board of Directors Meeting - Monday, December 22, 2014 at 10:00 AM

The Massachusetts School Building Authority Board of Directors will be holding an Emergency/Special Meeting on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 10:00 AM.  The meeting will take place at 40 Broad Street, Suite 500 Boston, Massachusetts 02109. 

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December 6, 2014
MSBA Takes Part in Stoneham Middle School Opening Ceremony

State Treasurer Steven Grossman, Chairman of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”) and Jack McCarthy, MSBA Executive Director, today joined state and local officials at an opening ceremony for Stoneham Middle School. The MSBA will contribute a maximum grant of up to $21,889,091 toward the project.

November 23, 2014
MSBA Helps Cut the Ribbon on Additions and Renovations at Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School

Jack McCarthy, Executive Director of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”), today joined with local legislative and school district leaders to cut the ribbon on a major addition and renovation project at Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School. The MSBA is contributing a maximum grant of up to $...

November 19, 2014
November 19, 2014 Board Meeting Press Releases

The Massachusetts School Building Authority Board of Directors met on Wednesday, November 19, 2014.  At the meeting, one District was invited into the Eligibility Period; one District was re-categorized to Feasibility Study; two Districts were invited to conduct Feasibility Studies; eight Districts, representing 13 projects were authorized to execute Project Funding Agreements with the MSBA; three Districts were recommended to proceed with their Preferred Schematic Designs, and one District was advanced to the Project Scope and Budget Phase. In addition, the Board also voted to approve the final audits and grant amounts for 18 projects: one Waitlist project, one addition/renovation project, four Accelerated Repair Program projects, eight Green Repair Program projects, one Feasibility Study grant, and three new construction projects.

November 17, 2014
MSBA Takes Part in Re-Dedication Ceremony for Galvin Middle School

Jack McCarthy, Executive Director of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”), today joined with local legislative and school district leaders at a re-dedication ceremony for the new General John R. Galvin Middle School. The MSBA will contribute a maximum grant of up to $34,566,674 toward the new school.

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November 14, 2014
MSBA Board of Directors Meeting - Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM

The Massachusetts School Building Authority Board of Directors will be meeting on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM.  The meeting will take place at 40 Broad Street, Suite 500 Boston, Massachusetts 02109. 

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November 5, 2014
MSBA Administration, Operations, and Finance Subcommittee Meeting - Monday, November 10, 2014 at 9:30 AM

The Massachusetts School Building Authority Administration, Operations, and Finance Subcommittee will be meeting on Monday, November 10, 2014 at 9:30 AM.  The meeting will take place at 40 Broad Street, Suite 500 Boston, Massachusetts 02109. 

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