Soaring material prices raise cost of GISD Transportation Center upgrades | Local News

Employees in Greenville ISD’s transportation department received welcome news this week in the form of a video highlighting long overdue upgrades to their existing facility at the district’s old football stadium, Phillips Field.

Phase 1 of these planned improvements include the construction of an enclosed maintenance shop for buses, a bus washing station, new perimeter fencing and gates, a new driver parking lot, and a repaving of the entry driveway.

To pay for the first phase of the project, the Greenville ISD Board of Trustees approved a guaranteed maximum price of $1.85 million with ICI Construction Tuesday.

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