"GATES has truly grown with the community that it has served for many years. Todd Gates and the associates at GATES have successfully formed an integrated family of high quality development, construction and real estate services uniquely equipped to serve the needs of the citizens and businesses of Southwest Florida and beyond."

- Dudley Goodlette
Former State of Florida Legislator


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Monday, March 17, 2008

GATES To Build New Elementary School

FLORIDA – February 2008 – The School District of Lee County has selected GATES as the builder for the G. Weaver Hipps Elementary School in Lehigh Acres.  The 122,244 square foot school is a prototype design.  This school will house approximately 1,000 students grades K – 5.  The School will be built using the tilt-wall and structural steel construction method.  In 2007, GATES completed the same prototype design at Patriot Elementary ahead of schedule and under budget.

The campus features include a kinder covered play area with restrooms, physical education facility, classrooms, and administrative offices.  Construction is expected to commence in the Spring of 2008.  The project was designed by RS&H Architects & Engineers.

GATES, with offices in Florida and the Republic of Panama, is Florida’s premier, fully integrated construction, development and real estate services company.  For more information, please contact us at (239) 593-3777.


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