Capitol Restoration Project

NEWS UPDATE: First section of scaffolding removed — video and images

Panoramic view of Capitol with construction team

Capitol Closure Oct. 14-22

Capitol will be CLOSED Oct. 14-22 for a scheduled eletrical outage  […]

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Capitol Restoration Update

At the conclusion of the legislative session in May, Capitol construction activity significantly accelerated. A quick walk around the building and its corridors reveals a beehive of activity dedicated to restoring the People’s House. Interior Update A couple weeks after the conclusion of session, crews began tearing out the ceilings in several House member offices on the fifth floor. This work allows […]

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VIDEO: Electrical Shutdown Necessitates Capitol Closure in October

The Capitol will be without power and closed for a week in October to replace the antiquated electrical infrastructure. “As in all aspects of the Capitol Restoration project, safety is our No. 1 priority,” Capitol Restoration Project Manager Trait Thompson said. “All electricity in the building will be shut off to ensure the safety of our construction crews. The Capitol will […]

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