Summer Construction & Beyond: Prioritizing COVID-19 Safety and Stimulus Funding

Date of broadcast: Wed, 04/28/21

As the summer construction season approaches, this year has added new urgency to prioritize health and safety in school facilities projects due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns, while the unprecedented level of federal stimulus funding coming to K-12 schools offers district leaders with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Attend this webinar for a discussion about addressing COVID-19 safety in building projects, ideas for using the new stimulus funds strategically and how to streamline the construction procurement process.

This webinar will be moderated by Pete Gorman, DA’s Superintendent-in-Residence and former superintendent of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, and features Arsenio Romero, superintendent of the Los Lunas Public Schools in New Mexico.

Topics include:

  • The challenges of summer construction, maintenance and renovation projects
  • Addressing health and safety concerns brought by COVID-19
  • How to expedite the construction procurement process
  • Strategic ways to use the stimulus funds

Speakers

Pete Gorman
Superintendent-in-Residence
District Administration

Arsenio Romero
Superintendent
Los Lunas Public Schools (N.M.)

Jenny Ramirez
Senior Account Manager
Gordian