• Halfacre Construction selected to build new preschool

    The existing facility at the SKY Family YMCA in Venice

    VENICE, Fla. – Commercial construction company Halfacre Construction Company (HalfacreConstruction.com), was selected to build the new preschool at the SKY Family YMCA in Venice.

    The $1.5 million project is slated to begin in June 2017 and wrap up by the end of the year. The existing preschool and SKY Academy locker room will be demolished, and a new 10,000-square-foot building will take its place. The new facility will include a 12-classroom preschool for children ranging from infants to 5 years old.

    Previously, Halfacre Construction Company completed three projects for the SKY Family YMCA, including a renovation of the facility’s gymnasium and gymnastics centers, a cafeteria and kitchen addition and updates to its SKY Academy, a tuition-free, Sarasota public charter middle school.

    “Halfacre Construction Company was the natural choice for this project,” said Ken Modzelewski, CEO of the SKY Family YMCA. “Their team is very familiar with our facilities and operations, and the onsite superintendents provide a safe and clean environment during the construction process. Halfacre Construction Company offers creative design concepts and flexibility that fits within our scope and budgets.”

    Located at 701 Center Road in Venice, the new facility will incorporate a feng shui aesthetic with an abundance of natural light.

    About Halfacre Construction Company
    As the area’s oldest, most established, locally owned and operated private commercial construction company, Halfacre’s foundational strengths stand as evidence that its commercial and industrial construction projects will be delivered on time, within budget, with the utmost integrity and with the expertise and financial strength needed for success. Halfacre Construction also offers its expertise as a green building provider with the resources available to build viable, effective alternatives to reduce energy consumption and preserve natural resources. Staff includes U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) certified professionals who have demonstrated proficiency in green building practices and who possess a thorough grasp of the LEED Green Building Rating System. President Jack Cox serves as president of the Suncoast Charities for Children. For more information, please visit www.HalfacreConstruction.com.

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