A DPW study was conducted by Consultant Weston and Sampson of the Department of Public Works (DPW) site located on Lewis Street. The study expands upon on previous assessments to:
1) Understand DPW functions and needs; and
2) Explore, in addition to relocation, opportunities to consolidate or reorganize DPW operations
Space Needs assessment
Weston and Sampson met with DPW personnel to understand functions and evaluate building space and space needs. To read the report and power point presentations click here.
Screening criteria was developed by Weston and Sampson to evaluate over 180 properties. Click here to learn more about the site selection/fatal flaws.
Final DPW Report
Understanding DPW functions and space needs, Weston and Sampson applied the site selection criteria on over 180 properties coming up with a short list of possible sites. They then applied a conceptual site plan to the sites that made the short list. Weston and Sampson also provided conceptual design and cost estimates. To read the final report and powerpoint presentation as well as next steps click here.