• MSBA Board of Directors approves increase to project Reimbursement Rate

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 12/13/2017

    The MSBA Board of Directors approved an increase in reimbursement rate for the Cape Cod Tech project.  The change increases the project's reimbursement rate by over 5 points which means eligible costs will be reimbursed at over 51%.  This vote was expected after the hard work of State Representative Sarah Peake.  Representative Peake was able to get supplemental budget language passed that recognized the true number of economically disadvantaged students attending the school.  The total increase in state funding for the project is estimated at $5.3 million.  

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  • Landslide Victory for Cape Tech project

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 10/24/2017

    With the polls open from 12 noon - 8 PM, registered voters from the twelve district towns from Provincetown to Mashpee approved the $128 million Cape Cod Regional Technical High School project.  The margin of victory was overwhelming with over 75% voters voting in the affirmative. 

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  • Barnstable Voters approve Debt Exclusion for CCT Building Project

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 9/19/2017

    Barnstable voters approved a debt exclusion for the town's portion of the debt on the Cape Cod Tech building project.  The ballot question passed by a 2 to 1 margin with 66.28 % or 1749 Barnstable voters voting "Yes" and 33.72% or 890 voters voting "No" to The debt exclusion means that the cost of the project will not impact town services within the operating budget.

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  • School Committee Votes to Approve CCT Project and Signs Election Warrant

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 8/24/2017

    At their regularly scheduled meeting this evening, the Cape Cod Regional Technical High School District School Committee authorized the $128,062,881 school building project for a NEW Cape Cod Tech.  At the same meeting, an election warrant was signed which will be sent to the town clerks of the twelve member towns.  A district-wide election will be held to authorize the debt for the project on OCTOBER 24th with the polls open from 12 noon until 8PM.  

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  • MSBA Approves Budget for Cape Cod Regional Technical High School Project

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 8/23/2017

    The Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) board of Directors approved the project scope and budget for a NEW Cape Cod Regional Technical High School.  The total project cost estimate is $128,062,881, a fourteen million dollar ($14 M) decrease from estimates during the feasibility study.  The district (Barnstable, Brewster, Chatham, Dennis, Eastham, Harwich, Mashpee, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro, Wellfleet and Yarmouth) will be responsible for approximately eighty-six million dollars ($86 M) of these costs.  The district will now seek approval of this project with a district-wide vote on OCTOBER 24TH with the polls open from 12 noon unitl 8PM.  

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  • District Team Meets with MSBA on Final Cost Estimates

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 7/25/2017

    Superintendent/Director Bob Sanborn and Business Administrator Erin Orcutt along with Owner's Project Manager and Architectural representatives Ken Guyette, Mel Overmoyer, Carl Franceschi and Vladimir Lyubetsky met with MSBA officials about the cost estimates for the construction of a NEW Cape Cod Regional Technical High School.  The meeting reviewed each major cost category associated with the project.  Over the next several weeks, district and MSBA officials will come to agreement on a consensus cost estimate for the project.

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  • School Building Committee hears presentation on: Preliminary Site Design, Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing and Front Entrance Renderings

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 4/26/2017

    At the April 26th School Building Committee meeting, the committee heard a joint presentation from Landscape Architect David Warner, Mechanical, Plumbing & Electrical consultants Garcia, Galuska and DeSousa and from Architect Vladimir Lyubetsky.  The following is a link to the Presentation PDF


    Rendering of Front Entrance

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  • CCT hosts follow-up meeting with District Town Clerks for October 24, 2017 Vote

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 4/11/2017

    The district town clerks attended an informational meeting hosted by Superintendent Bob Sanborn along with Business Administrator Erin Orcutt and the Culinary Arts program.  The purpose of the meeting was to review the mechanics of the district-wide vote on October 24, 2017.  School officials were joined by their bond council, Richard Manley.  Mr. Manley provided a sample warrant that will be the basis for the October 24, 2017 ballot.  The luncheon provided the opportunity for a vibrant question and answer period with bond council and the school.  The vote will take place in all twelve district towns on October 24, 2017 with the polls open from 12PM  - 8PM.  The ballot election seeks to authorize Cape Cod Tech to borrow for the construction of a new facility.  The election is governed by the district's regional agreement and Massachusetts General Law Chapter 71 Section 16 (n).  

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  • MSBA Invites Cape Cod Regional Technical High School into Schematic Design

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 2/15/2017

    At the February 15, 2017 Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) Board Meeting chaired by State Treasurer Goldberg, Cape Cod Regional Technical High School was unanimously voted into the Schematic Design phase.  Schematic Design continues the process of fine-tuning cost estimates and design features that will culminate with the establishment of a final project scope and budget that will go before the voters on October 24, 2017. The board commented on the positive, collaborative relationship the district has established with the MSBA. Meaghan Callaghan from Senator Julian Cyr's office and the district's architect, Carl Francheschi from Drummmey, Rosane and Anderson joined Business Administrator Erin Orcutt and Superintendent/Director Robert P. Sanborn  for this exciting announcement.  If approved, the proposed facility would be located to the east of the current facility with the cost estimate for the entire project currently at $141 million dollars.  

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  • CCT District Team presents to MSBA Facilities Assessment Subcommittee

    Posted by Robert Sanborn on 1/18/2017

    The district team consisting of Ken Guyette from the Owner's Project Manager firm of Collier's International, Carl Franceschi from the architectural firm of Drummey, Rosane and Anderson, Business Administrator, Erin Orcutt and Superintendent/Director Robert P. Sanborn made a presentation to the MSBA's Facilities Assessment Subcommittee detailing the preferred solution chosen for Cape Cod Regional Technical High School.  As stated previously, the school building committee unanimously voted for a new building located on the current property east of the existing facility.  The fifteen minute presentation was followed by a question and answer period.  In advance of this presentation, the team had submmitted a Preferred Schematic Report (PSR) to the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA).  The district team was asked to respond to a few comments and concerns of the subcommiittee regarding the PSR submission, in writing, before moving into Schematic Design which is scheduled for February 15, 2017.  

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