Library Building and Sites Committee Awards Contracts for Michael Kusalaba Branch

BOARDMAN (October 27, 2016) – The Building and Sites Committee of the Board of Trustees, Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, met in Boardman Library today and awarded contracts for the Michael Kusalaba branch, to be constructed on the site of the West Library, 2815 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown. Brock Building Inc. was chosen as general contractor.


Committee voted to award contracts to the following bidders. A separate vote was taken in each category:

General Contracting: Brock Builders, Inc., 11201 South Ave., North Lima, OH, with a bid of $2,697,700

Plumbing: Acme Bros. Plumbing Contractors Co., 40834 Bonesville School Rd., Leetonia, OH, with a bid of $105,950

Mechanical: D&G Mechanical, Inc., PO Box 231, West Middlesex, PA, with a bid of $199,710

Electrical: JR Warren Electrical Contracting, Inc., 839 E. Lutton St., New Castle, PA, with a bid of $471,632

The Library is debt-free and money has been set aside for this construction project, in addition to the $1.68 million donation from the Michael Kusalaba Fund of the Youngstown Foundation.


Project architect is Faniro Architects. The timetable calls for the building to be done in about one year.

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