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2018 Annual Asbestos Notification

The Anoka-Hennepin School District is continuing its efforts to monitor asbestos in district buildings and respond in a cautious and proactive manner.

The district will continue with the on-going Operations and Maintenance (O&M) program including the semi-annual periodic surveillance of all asbestos-containing materials as to ensure that the material remains in good condition and that appropriate precautions are followed whenever the material is disturbed.

Within the last year, the district has completed the periodic surveillance of all asbestos-containing materials in district buildings. In addition, the district has completed asbestos removal/repair activities in the following buildings:

  • AMSA – Fred Moore campus*
  • AMSA – Washington campus
  • Anoka High School*
  • Blaine High*
  • Coon Rapids High School*
  • Coon Rapids Middle School*
  • Hamilton
  • Hoover
  • Jefferson
  • Johnsville
  • Lincoln
  • Monroe
  • Morris Bye
  • Riverview ECC
  • Roosevelt Middle School
  • University
  • Wilson

* Asbesota abatement is planned over the summer break due to building renovations.

Rest assured that the district's on-going efforts related to the management and control of asbestos-containing materials are geared singularly toward providing a safe and healthy environment for students, employees and occupants.

The asbestos management plans and updated materials are available for review at the individual school buildings and also in the Buildings and Grounds Office at the Learning Center/Distribution Complex.

Questions about the management plan or asbestos removal should be directed to Chris Nielsen, Supervisor of Health and Safety, the designated asbestos program manager, at 763-506-1220 or: chris.nielsen@ahschools.us.