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Facilities services staff applies stain to trim on new windows in the entry area of Borzello Hall at Knox College, in preparation for new space for the college’s career center and community service offices.
Worker cuts into a wall during construction of the new communications office building Renovation and construction continue at the site of the former Alexander Lumber building at Prairie and South streets on the Knox campus — future home of the … Continue reading
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 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