Texas Schools Spare No Expense For Huge Football Stadiums A school district in Allen grabbed national attention when it opened an eye-popping $60 million high school football stadium and other schools soon followed. Are such exorbitant price tags for high school stadiums the new normal?
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.
Allen ISD Allocates $2M To Kick Start Stadium RepairsEager to start the repairs on the $60 million Eagle Stadium, the Allen ISD school board Monday night voted to kick start the work.
Allen ISD Knew About Structural Cracking Before Stadium OpenedA 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.
I-Team: Eagle Stadium Failed 2012 State Disability InspectionAn I-Team investigation into Allen Eagle Stadium shows more problems than just the cracks on the concourse.
Allen ISD Stadium Hosted Football Games Prior To Safety ApprovalThe CBS 11 I-Team has uncovered new information involving Allen ISD’s $60 million dollar football stadium and its fire inspection.
Stadium Cracks Noticed By Allen ISD In 2012During 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.
Allen ISD Stadium Cracks 20 Times Bigger Than Industry StandardMissteps exposed – We may soon learn more definitively what caused the cracks in Allen ISD's $60 million stadium. The district is set to release a new report on Thursday that is said to contain “shortcomings in the engineering and possibly construction of the stadium.”
Allen Stadium Report To Be Made Public This Week
Allen ISD Stadium Inspections Were Responsibility Of School & CityIn 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.
Allen Eagle Stadium To Remain Closed For 2014 SeasonSignificant structural problems at Allen High School's $60 million Eagle Stadium will force the stadium to remain closed for the 2014 season, the district announced on Tuesday.
Report: "Excessive" Concrete Shrinking At Allen StadiumA preliminary report on the cracking at the football stadium in Allen points a finger at structural and material problems at the 60-million dollar complex.