Virginia Beach Sports Center One Step Closer to Reality: Design/Build Comprehensive Agreement Developed

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — June 13, 2018 — City Council will consider at its July 10, 2018 meeting the approval of staff's recommendation to award the Design/Build Comprehensive Agreement for the new sports center to MEB General Contractors, Inc. (MEB). The Public-Private Education Facilities Act (PPEA) procedures require details of the terms be posted for public viewing for 30 days prior to the execution of the Comprehensive Agreement. The documents, including a summary of terms, the construction budget, 15 percent drawings, and the construction schedule, have been posted on the City's website at, in the Related Documents section.

City Council approved in February an interim agreement with MEB following the review of proposals submitted in response to the City's solicitation. The Design/Build Comprehensive Agreement establishes a guaranteed maximum price (GMP) of $57,776,725 for construction of the building and $10,364,322 for the associated surface parking.

Citizens can provide feedback on the agreement by signing up to speak to the agenda item planned for the July 10 meeting. 

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