Category: REI Building Project

Ground Breaking Ceremony

On May 5, after the service, we will have a ceremonial ground-breaking for the building project. Rev Kevin will also have a short ceremony to honor the space and the trees before the digging begins.

We have contracts signed and permits in hand, and the contract … read more.

Contracts Have Been Signed!

After many ups and downs, we have finally signed contracts with Mike Loven (contractor) and Steve Dorsett (architect), who provide construction phase services.  This means Steve will review the bills as they come in, and ensure that the work being done matches what we are … read more.

Playground Fun

   If you happen to look out back, the backyard looks very different now. Thanks to a hard-working team of hardy individuals, the playground, fence, and patio have been dismantled and moved to the side yard (with apologies to the garden gnomes and trampled plants). … read more.

Project Update April 11, 2019

The backyard construction zone is about to become very active. The gas company will be finishing up the gas line relocation this week, and some of us Building & Grounds (B&G) and Building Expansion Team (BET) peeps will be dismantling and storing the playground equipment … read more.

Not April Fool’s

This week we are moving forward! We have permits, we have a contractor, and we have a tentative start date of May 6! This is not an April Fool’s joke!

The contract is in the works, which we hope to have signed very soon. Barry Brenneman … read more.