Bowling Green, Ohio – June 17, 2003 -- The Wood County Commissioners
recently awarded bids totaling $2,282,539 for the construction of the Wood
County Courthouse Complex Atrium.
Mosser Construction was awarded the contract for the general
construction at a cost of $1,864,800. Other contracts were awarded to
Romanoff Electric (Electrical) and Marlin White & Sons (Mechanical and
With construction scheduled to begin this month, residents can track the
progress of this project over the internet at www.co.wood.oh.us.
Two camera angles will provide live images during the construction process.
Due to the nature of the construction, the public may experience
temporary inconveniences throughout the project. Special accommodations will
be arranged as needed.
This $2.2 million project will include provisions for court related
security issues as required by the State Supreme Court. Critical building
drainage and water damage issues associated with the plaza area and basement
among the three buildings will also be addressed.
Funding assistance for this project was made possible by the efforts of
State Senator Randy Gardner, who helped obtain $1 million through the
State’s capital budget. The remainder will be paid from the County’s
permanent improvement fund.
Computer-generated images of the Atrium, as well as construction material
samples, remain on display for public viewing in the Fifth Floor Lobby of
the County Office Building from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through