Timeline

  • February 2016

    Third Elevated Deck Concrete Pour for Parking Garage 

  • January 2016

    Suspended Ceiling System Installation Begins 

  • January 2016

    Terrazzo Floors Begin

  • January 2016

    New Roof Begins

  • January 2016

    Second Elevated Deck Concrete Pour for Parking Garage

  • January 2016

    Painters Priming Walls Throughout the Building 

  • January 2016

    Glass Study Cube Installation Begins on Balcony

  • December 2015

    Painting of Exposed Ceilings Begins

  • December 2015

    Bases Set for Glass Study Cubes on Balcony

  • November 2015

    First Elevated Deck Concrete Pour for Parking Garage

  • November 2015

    Drywall Installation Begins on 1st Floor

  • October 2015

    City of Tulsa Contractor Begins Work on 5th Street

  • October 2015

    Concrete Form Work for Parking Garage Underway

  • October 2015

    Installation of New Elevators Begins

  • September 2015

    Ground Level Concrete Slab Poured for Parking Garage

  • September 2015

    Window Frame Installation Begins

  • August 2015

    New exterior panel installation begins

  • July 2015

    Parking garage foundations begin

  • June 2015

    50th Anniversary of the opening of Tulsa Central Library

  • March 2015

    Structural steel for new main entry on Plaza installed

  • February 2015

    Mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire sprinkler work is well underway

  • December 2014

    Exterior aggregate fascia panels removed

  • October 2014

    Elevator hoistway enlargement begins

  • September 2014

    Site clearing and interior selective demolition underway

  • September 2014

    Ductwork and plumbing piping installation begins

  • August 2014

    Receive building permit from City of Tulsa and construction begins

  • January 2014

    General demolition and asbestos abatement begins

  • September 2013

    Librarium opens

  • August 2013

    Central Library Closes

  • January 2013

    Design Development phase completed

    Construction Documents phase begins

  • November 2012

    Code review session of Schematic Design with City of Tulsa Development Services

  • July 2012

    Building programming phase completed

    Schematic Design begins

  • October 2011

    Contract signed with Meyer, Scherer & Rockcastle Ltd for Central Library Renewed project

    Building programming phase begins

  • August 2011

    Three architect finalists are selected to give presentations to the Library Commission