Allen ISD

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Allen Stadium Set To Reopen After Repairs

A North Texas school district’s $60 million high school football stadium is set to reopen for graduation on Friday after being closed due to significant structural defects.

06/01/2015

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Allen ISD’s Fixed Stadium To Host Graduation

The Allen ISD is just days away from opening its newly repaired Eagle Stadium. The concern has been whether or not the stadium would be fixed in time for graduation on June 5.

05/18/2015

David Vroonland
Courtesy:  Mesquite ISD

Mesquite Schools Names Lone Finalist For Superintendent

David Vroonland is currently the superintendent in Frenship ISD, a district of more than 8,000 students and 12 campuses on the southwestern side of Lubbock County.

05/18/2015

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Repairs To Begin On $60M Allen High School Stadium

Repair work on a $60 million Allen Eagle high school football stadium is scheduled to start this week.

08/04/2014

Photos of Allen High School Stadium cracks taken by PBK Structural in 2012. (credit: PBK Architects)

Allen ISD Knew About Structural Cracking Before Stadium Opened

A warning ignored. The CBS 11 News i-Team has all new information about Allen ISD’s unsafe stadium. The i-Team has learned the district knew about cracks before the stadium ever opened, but did nothing to fill them or try and correct problems.

CBS 11–07/08/2014

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Allen ISD Stadium Hosted Football Games Prior To Safety Approval

The CBS 11 I-Team has uncovered new information involving Allen ISD’s $60 million dollar football stadium and its fire inspection.

06/20/2014

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Stadium Cracks Noticed By Allen ISD In 2012

During the construction of Allen ISD’s stadium in 2012, a third party company found items out of compliance, according to documents obtained by the CBS 11 I-Team.

06/20/2014

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Engineers To Provide Allen Stadium Update

The most expensive high school football stadium in the country is closed indefinitely and, on Monday, officials are set to provide an update on the building’s status.

06/16/2014

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Local Businesses Affected By Allen Stadium Closure

Local businesses affected by the Allen ISD decision to close Eagle Stadium for this year’s football season.

05/21/2014

The new football stadium for the Allen Eagles. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Allen ISD Stadium Inspections Were Responsibility Of School & City

In Texas, there is no state agency that oversees general contractors like Pogue Construction. So, in cases like the one in Allen, it’s up to the school district and city to make sure inspections are done and the contractor is following building codes.

CBS 11–05/20/2014

(credit: Nelson Forensics)

Allen Taxpayers On $60 Million Stadium: “We Didn’t Get What We Paid For”

In a community where football is king, a crumbling palace is no small matter—especially one that cost taxpayers $60 million dollars.

CBS 11–05/20/2014

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$60 Million Allen Stadium To Remain Closed For Months

Friday Night Lights won’t be on at the Allen Eagle Stadium this fall.

CBS 11–05/20/2014

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