The University of North Carolina System has requested $200 million for “various statewide renovations, repairs and new construction” as part of a state House bill. The bill does not specify how that funding will be divided across the UNC System. UNC Charlotte requested $45 million in funding for the Cameron and Burson buildings. Read more.
In other construction news:
Virginia Commonwealth University has completed one of its major downtown construction projects: the new $87 million, eight-story, 154,000-square-foot College of Health Professions building. Read more.