Preliminary Report Highlights Allen Stadium Repair Options

12:41 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Preliminary Report Highlights Allen Stadium Repair Options

Lead in text: 
A preliminary forensics report outlines possible causes and solutions to the cracks in the concrete at the Allen High School football stadium. The most expensive and time consuming option involves the: ".. demolition of major structural and non-structural components, possibly including finished event-level facilities." The report notes that solution - could take the stadium offline for several months.
ALLEN - Last month, safety concerns led Allen school district officials to close the stadium, which opened less than two years ago.The stadium’s architect, PBK, has denied that any problems are from design flaws. Pogue Construction, which built the stadium, has declined to speculate on the problem but says it is working with the district to find solutions.