Hutto ISD shares updates on construction projects

A ribbon cutting will be held at Memorial Stadium Dec. 10. (Trent Thompson Community Impact Newspaper)
A ribbon cutting will be held at Memorial Stadium Dec. 10. (Trent Thompson Community Impact Newspaper)

A ribbon cutting will be held at Memorial Stadium Dec. 10. (Trent Thompson Community Impact Newspaper)

The Hutto independent school district board received updates on several construction projects around the district at their Nov. 18 meeting, including the Memorial Stadium and Ninth Grade Athletic field.

Ninth Grade Center Athletic field

According to documents provided by district staff, concerns have been raised around the track surface of the Ninth Grade Center Athletic field, located at FM1660, Hutto.

Staff said the district will meet with all parties involved to figure out a solution.

Transportation facilities


The documents presented to the board show that permanent power will be installed at the district’s transportation facilities by Oncor Electric Delivery. The work completed so far includes elevator inspections. Crews will began working on installation once the air conditioner system are installed. The estimated completion date is Dec. 17.

Hutto Elementary School modernization

Some areas of Hutto Elementary School are still under construction as part of a project to modernize the campus. The work includes the kitchen, the south play area, north play area, and the gym, staff said. Completion dates for such areas are Nov. 26, Nov. 29, Dec. 13, and August 2022 respectively, according to district documents.

Hutto Memorial Stadium

A ribbon cutting ceremony for Hutto Memorial Stadium will be held Dec. 10 to celebrate the completion of the Memorial Stadium, located at 573 Chris Kelley Blvd, Hutto. The stadium has been under construction since 2019.
By Trent Thompson

Reporter, Austin Metro

Trent joined Community Impact Newspaper as an intern in May 2021 after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Texas, Austin in December 2020. In July 2021, he was promoted to Austin Metro reporter. He covers several news beats from education and government to dining, transportation, nonprofits, and healthcare. However, his primary beat is business and development. Before working at CI, Trent wrote for The Daily Texan, UT's daily student newspaper, and worked on many projects of his own for his undergraduate program. In his free time Trent writes poetry, spends time with loved ones, and watches Star Wars for the hundredth time, including other new movies.



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