Hamilton County Commissioners voted 8-0 this morning to approve TWH Architects for design of the new East Brainerd Elementary School.
The new school is a key strategy the Hamilton County Board of Education is pursuing to alleviate overcrowding and continued enrollment growth in schools on the county’s eastern side.
The new school is expected to be designed, built and opened by fall of 2014.
Read more in tomorrow’s Times Free Press.
Kevin rejoined the Times Free Press in August 2011 as the Southeast Tennessee K-12 education reporter. He worked as an intern in 2009, covering the communities of Signal Mountain, Red Bank, Collegedale and Lookout Mountain, Tenn. A native Kansan, Kevin graduated with bachelor's degrees in journalism and sociology from the University of Kansas. After graduating, he worked as an education reporter in Hutchinson, Kan., for a year before coming back to Chattanooga. Honors include a ...