Demolition of Gardnerville Elementary School's old multipurpose room has been completed, according to Core Construction Superintendent Rich Davison.
As the walls of the old structure fell last month, passersby got a clean view of the new multipurpose room, front office and classroom wing erected to the north against the school's soccer field.
Entire construction costs have been estimated at $6.1 million, although the final tally won't be known until construction is finished.
Standing proud with a white-and-blue face and a red metal roof, the new, interconnected building totals 17,510 square feet, Davison said. "Home of the Cougars" has been lettered …