O,R&L Facility Services Supports CREC at FallStaff 50

 Sue Douglas FallStaff 2016

 Suzanne O. Black, Executive Vice President of Operations, O,R&L Facility Services and Douglas H. Henley III, Director of Facilities, CREC

The O,R&L Facility Services team was on-hand to support the Capitol Region Education Council (CREC) in the celebration of their 50th anniversary at the Connecticut Convention Center on August 26th, 2016.  As CREC’s long-term provider of comprehensive management, maintenance and janitorial services for their greater Hartford County portfolio of Pre-K-12 magnet schools, O,R&L Facility Services was proud to be CREC’s Premier Sponsor at “FallStaff 50.”

O,R&L Facility Services is proud of the service that we have delivered to CREC over the years.  Many of the schools in the CREC portfolio have earned national recognition including:

  • International Magnet School for Global Citizenship: 2015 School of Distinction – Magnet Schools of America
  • Two Rivers Magnet Middle School: 2014 – National Magnet School of Excellence – Magnet Schools of America
  • Metropolitan Learning Center:
    • 2008/2009/2010/2011 – National Magnet School of Excellence – Magnet Schools of America
    • 2002/2004/2005/2006 – National Magnet School of Distinction
    • 2014 “Top 30” High Schools in Connecticut

And the list goes on, with CREC developing and opening 2-3 new facilities each year.  O,R&L Facility Services has grown with CREC and remains committed to supporting their mission: “… to improve the quality of public education for all learners.”  We do this by providing the management and maintenance to ensure a clean and healthy environment for all students, instructors, administrators, parents and visitors to all 18 of the magnet schools facilities, whether they are brand new, like the new (Fall 2016) Aerospace Academy High School, or one of CREC’s original magnet school.  O,R&L Facility Services is committed to helping CREC achieve their goals and protect their assets.


O,R&L Facility Services provides commercial real estate services for approximately 15 million square feet of commercial real estate and $10 billion in real estate asset net worth.  Services include; investment property management, public sector facility management, facility maintenance, commercial sales and leasing brokerage, arena management and maintenance as well as janitorial maintenance services. The company employs approximately 1,000 real estate industry professionals throughout the United States.