Tag: renovation

Board Reflection for May 2022

This is nominating season…when people ask of us “What role do you want to serve in our community?” I’m just finishing my first full year of being on the Board, and when people ask me about this experience, I am grateful for my past year … read more.

Last Week in Renovation (Update 18)

The work to complete our Sanctuary never takes a holiday. Even with the shortened Thanksgiving work week, there is still renovation progress worth noting. From this point onward, we are looking for and celebrating the “magic” of work completed.

Fire Alarm alterations and rough installation … read more.

Last Week in Renovation (Update 16)

Welcome to this week’s Renovation Update. We are getting to the place where the weekly progress is becoming more visible to the eye. If you go to the attached photos, you will see the progress more clearly.

The raised chancel framing is complete. There are … read more.

Last Week in Renovation (Update 9)

In the last week, the Board of Trustees approved the final contracts for the renovation of our sanctuary and the reconstruction of the East terrace. The contracts have been signed and delivered.

The start date of construction is early September.

For the upcoming construction phase, … read more.

Last Week in Renovation (Update 7)

If you are out for a ride near King’s Highway, detour into the drive of the UU Church. You will see the completed new design of the outer wall of our renovated sanctuary. The 17 Andersen windows and the new exit door on the chancel … read more.

Commons Shared Space Survey

Arts & Aesthetics (A&A) has designed a survey to receive input from the congregation about how the Commons area might be designed, decorated and used.

The survey will be conducted from November 10 – December 10.

Last Week in Renovation (Week 5)

So much has happened at the construction site during the last two weeks.

There is a new roof!!

The weather cooperated, the materials arrived on time and the workmen started soon after the sun peeked over the horizon.

Last Week in Renovation (Week Four)

The time has come!! On Friday, October 23, 2020, a final meeting was held in the drizzle outside of the church doors. Members of the Renovation Task Force (Pam Anderson, Greg Newcomer, Les Engels, Connie Roggio) Rev. Margret A. O’Neall, Ed Fox, representatives from RYEBREAD (architects), Grace … read more.

Last Week in Renovation (Week Three)

Information from the Renovators may have seemed quiet the last weeks, but the work has continued. There is so much good news to share this week.

Last week, Grace Construction advised Ed Fox that the Cherry Hill Township Construction Code Official released our Phase I permits. Real work can begin. … read more.

Last Week in Renovation (Week Two)

Preparation for the big-rig move-in continues. On the grounds, Lee Phillips and Pat Naylor removed the boxwoods in front of the Church. Landscape removal is complete.

Inside the building, Larry Solow removed for storage all of the old audio equipment that could be salvaged. Team SOS … read more.