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Muhlenberg County Board of Education
510 W. Main Street
Powderly, KY 42367
Contact: Dale Todd, Superintendent
Building Area: 27,411 S.F.
Construction Cost: $6,800,000
Seating Capacity: 800
Project Status: Complete
The Felix E. Martin, Jr. Hall is a new fine arts facility located at the Muhlenberg County High School – West Campus. It features a 27,411 square foot, 800-seat auditorium with state of the art lighting and sound systems. Other features include dressing rooms, and an open concept lobby that can be used for small receptions and civic presentations. The facility also features a new 4,000 square foot band/music hall complete with practice rooms, instrument and uniform storage along with separate instrument repair and uniform laundry facilities. Another feature of the facility is that the sound and PA systems communicate between the music hall and the auditorium. With the help of the Felix E. Martin, Jr. Foundation, the facility will also be available for community concerts and events.
This project was bid utilizing the C/S (Contractor/Supplier) Bid Method. This bid method saved Muhlenberg County Schools $150,081.78!