NEWMAN – The Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District’s maintenance team and contractors are currently working on a variety of projects at each school site in preparation for the 2017-18 school year.

This year’s biggest project is located in the center of Hurd Barrington Elementary, where a wing housing a library, resource facilities and classrooms is being constructed by CT Brayton and Sons Incorporated.

“It just had to happen,” district Maintenance Director Matt Vargas said of the project. “That school is pretty full right now.”

He said the project is scheduled for completion in December.

While outside construction crews tackle that high-profile project, district workers are tending to a laundry list of projects while the campuses are quiet through the summer months.


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