St. Landry considers hiring facility consultant - KLFY News 10

St. Landry considers hiring facility consultant


OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) - St. Landry Parish school officials are considering hiring a consultant to develop a comprehensive plan for repairing the school system's aging structures.

The Advocate reports  the school board has authorized Superintendent Edward Brown to engage in preliminary discussions with Poche Prouet Associates Ltd. The consulting firm's representatives presented a proposal for an initial physical needs assessment of each district campus.

James Poche, with Poche Prouet, told the board last week the company would not charge the school system more than $180,000 to perform a four-part assessment of the district's campuses.

Brown and other school officials plan to meet with Poche this week and then present an initial report at the July meeting.

Officials say building maintenance is being hampered by a lack of good planning.

Powered by WorldNow

1808 Eraste Landry Rd, PO Box 90665,
Lafayette LA 70509

Telephone: 337.981.4823
Fax: 337.984.8323

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Young Broadcasting of Louisiana, Inc. A Media General Company.