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Campus Construction Update: Week of July 26, 2010

Friday, July 30, 2010 12:02 pm

In this week's Campus Construction Update: Rain and wind can't keep a good fence down, and a cure for neck pain will be found in the new location for the Garcelon Field flagpoles.

Campus Construction Update, week of July 26: Hedge and Roger Williams halls

Friday, July 30, 2010 11:44 am

Thunderstorms on July 21 that unleashed torrents of rain and spawned three tornadoes in southern Maine also made its mark, happily minor, on the Hedge/Roger Williams construction site. Winds, which gusted up to 90 mph in some parts of the state, knocked over 40 feet of the fence around the site. "We called the contractor," Portland-based Wright-Ryan, "and the superintendent was nearby, and he just came over and put it back," says project manager Paul Farnsworth.