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Sowers Project Study Session Update
Posted 9/24/21

The Sowers Middle School  Project Study Session was held in person on Tuesday, September 21, and live-streamed via Zoom. Huntington Beach City School District (HBCSD) and Studio W Architects provided an update on the Sowers Project options. There was also a question and answer opportunity for members of the public.

The presentation provided information on the two project options, modernization or new construction. Specifically, the presentation focused on the soil condition and pier excavation studies, cost estimates, funding sources, and tentative timelines. Listed below are links to the study session’s recording and presentation, as well as a link to the updated frequently asked questions (FAQs) available on the Sowers Modernization website.

Sowers Modernization Study Session Recording

Sowers Modernization Study Session Presentation

Sowers Modernization Website & FAQs

The HBCSD Board of Trustees will consider action on one of the proposed options at the October 19 Board meeting. At this time, all designs are conceptual and no matter which option is selected, the Board will provide direction on specifics at a later date. Members of the public who would like to provide input can contact the Board of Trustees or submit a public comment for the October 19 Board meeting.