Tag Archives: construction
The former Alexander Lumber building at 212 E. South Street has begun its transformation into the new office space for the Office of Communications. The Alexander Lumber company closed its Galesburg location in early 2009 and has been vacant since. … Continue reading
Workers are continuing to resurface the Gizmo patio deck, installing brick pavers to replace the wooden boards that previously covered the deck. The brick pavers will provide more durability than the wooden planks, which were installed in the mid-1990s.
Work has continued on the steam pipe in front of the Auxiliary Gymnasium in order to complete the large project that was started last summer, which has saved thousands of gallons of water a day. The trench needed to finish … Continue reading
Work is under way to re-do Knox College’s softball field by expanding and re-grading the infield. UPDATE: The work is finished, and more details are available here. The Prairie Fire softball field features a state-of-the-art sprinkler and drainage system that … Continue reading
Removal of the wooden boards on the Gizmo patio deck is progressing. Concrete pavers will be installed, replacing the wood as the patio’s flooring. The redone patio will be ready by the time Knox students return for Fall Term classes.
The Gizmo patio — a popular gathering place for Knox students wanting to study, dine, or socialize — is closed for renovation. This week, workers began removing the wooden boards that have covered the patio since around 1995. Small concrete … Continue reading