Posts By: raindropadmin

The Coalition for Adequate School Housing (CASH) held a Facility Planners meeting recently and here is the April 2017 update: • Keep an eye on AB 203 (O’Donnell), which is a spot bill to make changes to the School Facility Program. • Over 20 bills have been introduced in the CA legislature about drinking water…

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Increase the District’s Revenue by Learning How Your City Calculates Square Footage On a recent project involving the development of a residential apartment building, EH&A associates discovered that the school district was receiving considerably less development fees than they were entitled. The city staff had incorrectly removed the square footage for all internal corridors, stairways,…

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While you are at CASBO’s Annual Conference, attend Eric Hall’s Biz Table Talk called “Building a Successful Facilities Team” in room 204 on Thursday, April 13, 2017 from 11:00 AM to Noon. Eric will be discussing the many ways you can assemble a team for any building project both large and small. The team can…

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Funding Opportunity

March 27, 2017

Massive Funding Opportunity Available for School Districts That Act Quickly Proposition 51 has passed; are you ready? For years Eric Hall & Associates has helped California school districts receive millions of dollars from matching construction program funds. Now because of the passage of Proposition 51, your district may be eligible for some of the new…

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CA Forecasts & Projections

January 13, 2017

CA Forecasts K–12 Enrollment and High School Graduate Projections California experienced a slight decrease in total K-12 public enrollment in 15-16 enrolling approximately 6.2 million students. Over the next ten years, a decline in total enrollment is projected. The largest increases in county enrollment by 2025-26 are expected in Riverside County and Kern County. The…

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Time is of the Essence

December 14, 2016

Time is of the Essence to Complete Two-Step Process By Melinda Pure, EH&A Associate Proposition 51, the “Kindergarten Through Community College Public Education Facilities Bond Act of 2016” was approved by California voters on November 8, 2016, with 55.2{310f4324ad65b0a2030a48dd153b38f905c81f5512720fdadc65be8f0797b958} “yes” votes. The election results will be certified by the Secretary of State on December 16,…

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