The Westerly Sun recently reported on the construction now beginning at Chariho Alternative Learning Academy: Westerly Sun Article
Ahlborg Construction Corporation submitted the lowest bid of $4,675,000 to construct the RGB design.
The Rhode Island Department of Education approved $5.2 million for a new building and will reimburse the district up to 65 percent of the cost of construction. Last November, area voters approved a bond of up to $6 million.
The Academy is anticipated to begin use of the new building in September 2018.