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Engineers Lay Out Plan to Repair Crumbling Old Murdock Senior Center in Winchendon

Old Murdock Senior Center in Winchendon. [TNG File Photo] Photo Credit: The Gardner News

By Doneen Durling, Reporter

The town has released a report from engineers who conducted a study on the Old Murdock Senior Center. The report indicates that repairs done in three phases over the next five years would cost more than $5.2 million.

In August 2019, the town noticed damage in the masonry and took precautions. Engineering consultant Tighe & Bond conducted an evaluation and found that the clock tower and chimneys were in poor condition.

A list was made to prioritize what would require work first.

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