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diated, and is now a part of the landscape, adding even more character to the site. “The old golf course path is now being used as cross-country trail through the woods and back up the hills to the track inside the stadium. It all ties together as one big nature campus. “In the end, we probably moved 100,000 yards of dirt and built the sta- dium. Even with it being the wettest year on record, we were definitely on budget. The timing was somewhat flexible to make sure everything was done right with the floodplain and nature, and that we weren’t just cramming it all in there to save time. This project took about a year and it was really one of the biggest earth-moving undertakings I’ve ever seen. “The Daimler Group has been involved with the school since the be- ginning,” Hanna continued. “The one thing everyone always agreed on was to preserve the natural features of the site and build into the old fairways. This made it possible to save a lot of tree lines. To keep the beautiful vista, the buildings were built right up to the hillside over- The new Kipp Charter School’s Athletics and Wellness Complex was dedicated on October 24, 2019.

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