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Marion County Courthouse Clock Tower Project Will Take Longer Than Anticipated

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 5:56 am
Author: KNIA KRLS News - Karen Overgaard

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The Marion County Courthouse clock tower project is progressing, but is going to take longer than initially thought. Larry Spellerburg, with Calhoun & Burns, spoke at the Supervisors meeting recently, and said there is more brick disintegration than anticipated. Spellerburg recommended replacing 100% of the bricks in the clock tower, which will come at a significant cost increase, and will increase the project time frame by about 2 months. The Supervisors asked for a change order to the contract, and will reconvene soon to discuss the issue.