Breaking Ground on RVSD New Athletic Facilities

RVE attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the new River Valley School District (RVSD) athletic facilities. RVE is providing engineering services for the design of new athletic fields and a new field house on the River Valley Campus. RVE's services for this $14 million project include civil/site, MEP, structural, environmental and survey. LGA Architects is serving as subconsultant, providing architectural services for the field house. The new field house will also be used as classrooms for RVSD's enhanced Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) Academy.

Prominent features of the new facilities include:

Field House/Classrooms

  • Large group instruction room
  • Classroom
  • Trainers' room
  • Home/away locker rooms
  • Concessions
  • Restroom

Athletic Fields

  • Turf football field
  • Turf baseball/softball field
  • Track
  • Bleachers
  • Lighting
  • Press box

Site Improvements

  • 300 additional parking spaces
  • Existing sanitary sewer upgrades
  • New bus circulation pattern
  • Earth work

For more information about the ceremony and the project, check out this feature from WCCS Radio's website.