By Susan Winlow
Solano Community College trustees will hear a Measure Q spending plan update Wednesday and be asked to approve the new version of the spending plan. This agenda item was postponed from a previous meeting.
The update involves a proposed increase in spending totaling about $12 million for three projects:
- Biotechnology and Science building, Vacaville Center: The original cost of the project was slated at $28 million but an increase of $6.5 million will push the cost to $34.5 million. The original project called for four biotech labs and support space but has since been increased program area that will also accommodate a full STEM – science, technology, engineering, math – curriculum.