Construction Watch: UVM ready to break ground on $95 million multipurpose sports arena

By: | May 24, 2019
With a recent donation pushing UVM’s arena project over its initial $30 million fundraising goal, construction is set to begin. The facility is expected to open its doors in 2021.With a recent donation pushing UVM’s arena project over its initial $30 million fundraising goal, construction is set to begin. The facility is expected to open its doors in 2021.

The University of Vermont’s long-awaited athletics facility upgrades will soon be underway. A recent $4 million donation pushed the UVM Foundation over the initial $30 million fundraising goal mandated by the board of trustees, which has given its final endorsement for construction to move forward. The $95 million multipurpose arena is slated to open in 2021. Read more.

In other construction news:

MU’s main administration building is getting a facelift, including 96 new windows installed in its dome (pictured).

MU’s main administration building is getting a facelift, including 96 new windows installed in its dome (pictured).

Major construction projects will continue this summer on the University of Missouri campus. Among them is work on Jesse Hall, the main administration building, which will receive a $2.5 million facelift, including 96 new windows installed in its dome. Read more.


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