Bassick High School, Bridgeport
UPDATE NOVEMBER 2021: The City of Bridgeport purchased property adjacent to the University of Bridgeport to construct a state of the art 200,000sf Bassick High School. Two 100,000 sf existing structures will be abated, demolished, and crushed to make way for the new high school and subsequent support. Current Demolition/Abatement Budget $8,500,000.00. Schedule: October 2021-June 2022.
The project consists of the demolition of two separate 100,000sf buildings, raising the grade to bring the building out of the 500 year flood plain, and constructing a state of the art 205,000 sf high school scheduled to open in the Fall of 2023.