Appleton Public Library: Project Progress

After years of planning and anticipation, construction on the new Appleton Public Library has finally begun. The project is anticipated to be completed in 2025. The new state-of-the-art facility that will serve the community and the surrounding Fox Valley area. Boldt is proud to be a construction partner for this long-awaited project. Save this page and follow along for project updates from the Boldt team.

September 6th, 2023


Demolition is well underway. The lower-level ceiling and walls are gone. On the ground floor, the ceiling, lights and most walls have been removed. Finally, the second-floor ceiling tiles, lights, and aluminum storefront frames were also removed. Sustainable construction is fundamental at Boldt, with waste management being part of the standard construction services. On this project Restore will repurpose paper product dispensers, soap dispensers, etc. Some items will be removed and reused by the City’s Facilities Department or where needed. For example, brick and concrete will be crushed for road base material.

July 25th, 2023

GroundBreaking CerEMONY

With hundreds in attendance, the Appleton Public Library celebrated a historic milestone for this extraordinary project.

About The Boldt Company
The Boldt Company (Boldt) is a leading professional construction services firm with customers across the United States and is a subsidiary of The Boldt Group. Founded in 1889, Boldt is a fourth-generation family and employee-owned firm headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin. Focused on innovation, continuous improvement, and Lean principles, Boldt is recognized as a pioneer in Lean construction and in the industrialized construction space. Boldt operates 18 offices across the U.S. that serve customers in healthcare, power, industrial, education, automotive and commercial markets.