Building Renovation 2018-19

Building Project Update

On May 8th,  the Library Board approved a contract with Wight Construction Services of Darien, IL for the expansion and renovation of the library building.  The Library Board worked with the architects, owner’s representative, and Wight Construction Services on the groundbreaking event which was held this past Saturday, the 19th.           [...]

INVITATION TO CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL TESTING/SPECIAL INSPECTIONS FIRMS TO SUBMIT A PROPOSAL PACKAGE FOR THE VILLA PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY

INVITATION TO CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL TESTING/SPECIAL INSPECTIONS FIRMS TO SUBMIT A PROPOSAL PACKAGE FOR THE VILLA PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY The Board of Trustees of the Villa Park Public Library is now accepting proposals for materials testing and special inspection services as outlined in the scope of work detailed in the request for proposal document from qualified… [...]

ADVERTISEMENT FOR PRE-QUALIFICATION TO BID

Interested bidders must complete AIA Document A305, Contractor’s Qualification Statement together with the Supplement to the Contractor’s Qualification Statement. This material will be available from the library website from 2/22/18 and can be submitted to Sandra Hill and Graham Harwood via the following e-mails shill@vppl.info and gharwood@ccsdifference.com by 2 PM on 3/5/18. Hard copies can… [...]

Building Project Update

February 12, 2018 update: The Library Board expects to go out to bid on the building renovation project this March, with ground-breaking taking place in April. During these past few months, collections have been moved around in preparation for construction. The primary focus of the first six months of construction will be on building the… [...]

Building update meeting for the community

The Library Board of Trustees of the Villa Park Public Library invites Villa Park residents to a building update meeting on Sat., Feb. 3, from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. A representative from Williams Architecture will be available to discuss the progress that has been made so far toward the building addition and renovation as well as… [...]

Building Project Update

This December, we will have some collections and main public areas inaccessible as work continues on the building.  Please follow the library's web site and Facebook page for updates. [...]

Building Project Update

Here are some new renderings and a fly around view of the library building project exterior! The library has started the design development phase of the project with Williams Architects of Itasca.                      [...]

New Building Project Documents – Bid Notices and Request for Proposals

We placed a public notice in the Daily Herald (7/17/17) seeking Requests for Proposal for the Exterior Improvements to the library building (concrete fascia panel). We have hired a survey firm to complete a topographical survey of the complete site. We placed two public notices in the Daily Herald (7/19/17).  One is for geotechnical and soil… [...]