The public is invited to hear about plans for the soon to be revamped school.
Alexandria City Public Schools is hosting a conversation about the new Jefferson-Houston School. The public is invited to engage in dialogue about updates on the school’s construction timeline, budget and approvals as well as view the latest design. The school is scheduled to be completely overhauled and rebuilt. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Feb. 11 in the school’s multipurpose room. Light refreshments and child care will be available.
Open house and community meeting are scheduled for Tuesday night at the Durant Center.
There’s an open house and community meeting Tuesday night hosted by the city to discuss redevelopment plans for Jefferson-Houston School. The meeting at the Durant Center, which is located next to the school on Cameron Street, will be conducted in two parts. The first hour will be an open house format where citizens can walk around to tables organized by topics and speak to representatives from the city and Alexandria City Public Schools. Citizens may arrive at any time during the open house from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The second part of the meeting will start at 7:30 p.m. and will be an hour-long listening forum for the community to share their comments about the project with city staff. Detailed notes will be taken to record these …