The work site has finally dried out enough that work can continue on the septic system and two dormitories. Final preparations are being made to be able to pour the concrete for the dormitories. The septic system for the office and healthcare center are being installed and the water should be connected to the buildings soon. You can check out pictures on the Camp Willow Springs facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/campwillowsprings .
Construction on the next two dormitories has begun! The contractor will complete the footings this week and will begin preparation for pouring the concrete slab. One of these dorms is being funded through the Buy-a-Bed challenge. We are excited about the continued progress and look forward to the day that we can begin serving campers at CWS.
September 5, Jeremy Davis and I decided to take a boat ride around the lake. As we departed we experienced some rain but decided we were going to make the best of the trip regardless. A couple of hours later we put the boat away and while walking up the hill towards my truck, Jeremy told me to turn around and look up. What I saw was a beautiful rainbow. It was only fitting that [...]
Painting and sub-contractor work has continued in both dormitories. The addition of counter tops, sinks, shower stalls, and toilets bring the two buildings closer and closer to completion. As this work continues, the YCFC Board of Directors is making plans for how to proceed with development of Phase One.