FB: Facilities Planning

When engaging in a substantial district building, renovation, or expansion project, the Mayor of the City of Melrose will assemble a school building committee. The school building committee will act as the project’s administrative authority, subject to approval of various actions by the School Committee and Board of Aldermen.

The school building committee has the following responsibilities:

  1. Study and make recommendations to the city and district with respect to the district’s facility needs.
  2. Review thoroughly the requirements of the educational program with the Superintendent and the School Committee.
  3. Review previous studies and initiate needed studies with or without consultative assistance.
  4. Employ the services of architects, cost estimators, and/or other professional assistance it deems necessary.

MSC first vote: 10/22/13
MSC second vote: 11/13/13