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New Project: Public Works Building In Florida

October 17, 2020
Photo Credit: W&J Construction Corporation

Photo Credit: W&J Construction Corporation

Source: Mynews13.com


A city in Florida has announced plans to replace its public works building with a new, state-of-the-art facility.

Where is it happening?

Satellite Beach, Fla.

Who is involved?

Developers: W&J; Construction Corporation

Designers: Unknown at this time

When is it happening?

Construction of the facility will be complete by mid-2021.

Why is it important?

The new structure will replace the nearly 70-year-old, decaying public works building and fire department.

Key Aspects?

New stormwater treatment pond

New parking spaces for fire trucks


Project Specs?


Square-footage unknown

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