After uncertainty, construction begins at new Sierra Madre Middle School (Calif.)

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Thursday, September 19, 2013

After an uncertain fate, construction at the new Sierra Madre Middle School has finally started.

The $27.8 million construction project began this summer after a series of delays over the past three years. The work is expected to last about 20 months.

“It’s something that we’ve been waiting for for a long time,” Principal Garrett Newsom said.

Students and teachers have been operating out of temporary classrooms since most of the previous campus was demolished in 2010.

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