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Wenonah is scheduled to undergo renovations as outlined below. To receive periodic updates on project milestones and other news, please sign up to receive e-alerts.

School Location: 5625 23rd Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN. 55417 - Room 122

Scope of Work

The goals are to update electrical service and new kitchen for on site food preparation. To reach this goal there will be new access controls for main entrance installed, refinishing of floor covering that has meet useful life, repair and paint walls, replace broken ceiling tiles, replace ceiling tiles in gym, replace select lighting (partial lighting upgrade), provide performance space for school, and add new kitchen equipment for on site food preparation.

Project Updates: 

June 4, 2020: Site work is beginning at Wenonah. This summer we plan on the following improvements:

  • New monument sign with electronic marquis at the main entrance
  • New sloped walkway to make the main entrance ADA accessible
  • Removal of about half of the asphalt on the south side of the building
  • Replacement with turf to increase the play area
  • Addition of a fence between the new turf and existing asphalt area

We anticipate completion of this work in late summer.  

April 2020: Summer 2020 work has successfully bid and is awaiting mobilization. Summer 21/22 work is in the design phase. 

August 16, 2019: Final scope continues to be worked on. Project design kick-off will be delayed. 

July 16, 2019: Final scope is being worked on. Next steps will be the project design kickoff. 

April 12, 2019: Bids will take place November 2019 and construction will be Summer 2020

Project Schedule (subject to change)

Preliminary design- June 2019

Design documents- July 2019

Construction documents- September 2019

Construction begins- June 2020

Substantial completion- August 2020

Final completion- September 2020