Alamo Colleges District Support Operations Building

San Antonio, TX
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  • DSO Groundbreaking Ceremony

    On January 20, 2017, Alamo Colleges District hosted a groundbreaking ceremony at 2222 N. Alamo, the location for the planned District Support Operations Complex.

  • Board Reviews Concept and Master Plan

    On July 19, 2016, the Board of Trustees was briefed on the concept rendering and master plan for the District Support Operations building. The Citizens Advisory Committee will be charged with next steps.

  • Board Awards Construction Manager Contract

    Discussion and Possible Action on the Purchase of Construction Manager-at-Risk Services for a District Support Operations Administration Complex. On a motion by Trustee Dr. Sprague, seconded by Trustee Dr. Katz, and by unanimous vote of the Board of Trustees, the following amended minute order was adopted: “The Board of Trustees hereby awards the contract to Skanska USA Building, Inc. for the Purchase of Construction Manager-at-Risk Services for a District Support Operations Administration Complex for the Guaranteed Maximum Price of $45,000,000 which includes a Pre-Construction fee in the amount of $130,000, a Construction Phase fee in the amount of $1,282,500 (approximately 2.85% of $45,000,000), and a General Conditions fee of $1,543,765, for a total fee award of $2,956,265, as requested by the Associate Vice Chancellor of Facilities Operation and Construction Management. If for any reason a selected Offeror fails to enter into a contract for this project within a reasonable period of time, staff is directed to formally terminate negotiations and proceed to negotiate with the next-ranked Offeror.”

  • Board Authorizes Arch/Eng Contract

    Discussion and Possible Action on the Purchase of Architectural and Engineering Services for the District Support Operations Administration Complex. On a motion by Trustee McClendon, seconded by Trustee Dr. Sprague, and by unanimous vote of the Board of Trustees, the following amended minute order was adopted: “The Board of Trustees hereby authorizes the selection of, and negotiation and execution of a contract with, Ford, Powell & Carson Architects & Planners, teaming with West East Design Group, for the purchase of Architectural and Engineering Services for the District Support Operations Administration Complex, as requested by the Associate Vice Chancellor of Facilities Operation and Construction Management. If for any reason a selected Offeror fails to enter into a contract for this project for a reasonable price not exceeding Alamo Colleges’ published fee range for this project within a reasonable period of time, staff is directed to formally terminate negotiations and proceed to negotiate with the next-ranked Offeror.”

  • Board Approves CAC Recommendation & Finalizes Site Selection

    September 15, 2015 - The Alamo Colleges' Board of Trustees approved the recommendation of the Citizens’ Advisory Committee for FY 2016 DSO Building Capital Project to build the DSO Building at 2222 N. Alamo Street (formerly Playland Park property).

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  • DSO Building Project Website Launched

  • Board Approves both Need and Construction, Site Pending

    The Alamo Colleges' Board of Trustees approved both the need for and the construction of a new DSO building.

  • Third Meeting of Citizens Advisory Committee

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  • CAC Votes Unanimously on Necessity, Financing, and Playland Park Site

    Citizen's Advisory Committee unanimously agreed to recommend to the Board: 1) that the DSO project is necessary, 2) that the financing strategy is appropriate and 3) that Playland Park is the appropriate site that best benefits the Alamo Colleges, its employees, students and community. They also agreed that member Dr. Richard Gill will represent the committee to report at next Tuesday's Special Committee meeting. Finally, the committee recommends that the Board add a student, staff member and faculty member to the committee to contribute to the design process.

  • Second Meeting of Citizens Advisory Council

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  • CAC Votes Unanimously that DSO Building is Necessary

    On a motion by committee member Dr. Gill, seconded by committee member Ybarra, and by unanimous vote of the Committee, they validate the need for a DSO building and that the proposed funding within our existing tax rate is reasonable.

  • First Meeting of Citizens Advisory Committee

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  • Alamo Colleges DSO Building Citizens Advisory Committee Formed

  • Board Approves Formation of a Citizens Advisory Committee

    The Board of Trustees approved the organization of a Citizens’ Advisory Committee for a Fiscal Year 2015 – 2016 Consolidated District Support Operations Building Capital Project Evaluation.

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  • Board Committee Recommends Organization of DSO Building CAC

    The Board ’s Building, Grounds and Sites Selection Committee recommends organization of a citizens’ advisory committee to verify the need for the DSO building and provide input during the design phase of the project, estimated to complete within one year.

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