Press Release

Reading is the Foundation for Success

June 23, 2016

W. L. Butler Construction, Inc. joined forces with AbbVie and Heart of America to refurbish two under-resourced school libraries in the Bay Area by improving designs and layouts; providing new furniture, technology and library books; and providing books for students to take home.


On Tuesday, June 21 – the team unveiled the new and improved Grant Elementary library in San Jose.






On Thursday, June 23 – the team unveiled the new and improved Garfield Elementary library in Redwood





Both projects were similar in scope; requiring demolition/replacement of the existing flooring, adding fresh paint and installing new book shelves.