March 22 -23, 2001


ITEM 110-2001-R0301����������� Authorization to Remodel Room 129, Cobleigh Hall; Montana State University--Bozeman


THAT:����������������������������������������� Consistent with the provisions of MCA 18-2-102 (c), the Board of Regents of the Montana University System authorizes Montana State University--Bozeman to remodel Room 129, Cobleigh Hall at Montana State University--Bozeman.The estimated cost for this project is $250,000.


EXPLANATION:����������������������� 1.����� Cobleigh Hall is located on the east side of campus at Montana State University-Bozeman.


2.            There is a need for more office space for the Department ofCivil Engineering at Cobleigh Hall. This project will remodel a portion of existing corridor space on the west side of the first floor of Cobleigh, creating departmental offices.


3.����� This project will be financed with private funds and federal funds from research indirect costs and will result in no new programs. All design, construction and future Operations and Maintenance costs will be from non-state funds.


4. ���� This project requires the approval of the Board of Regents and the consent of the Governor.