City council approves bid for new carousel at Chavis Park
Posted January 17, 2012
Raleigh, N.C. — The Raleigh City Council on Tuesday moved forward with plans for a new carousel building at Chavis Park.
Resolute Building Co. won the building contract with a bid of $1.8 million. The company said it plans to subcontract 26 percent of the work to small,disadvantaged minority- and women-owned businesses.
The new carousel building is expected to be complete in the fall.
The council also on Tuesday approved a contract to consult with Skeo Solutions for the Chavis Park Community Conversation project, which hopes to improve the park while holding onto its history.