Grant awarded from Antioch Foundation – December 11, 2018

We are excited and tremendously grateful to announce that Mt. Olive has been awarded a $20,000 grant for our building project from the Antioch Foundation.   The Antioch Foundation, located in Lacrosse, Wisconsin, is a charitable organization that provides financial support across the U.S. and around the world to share...

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Building Project Update – November 30, 2018

Temporary wall in sanctuary The way the temporary wall at the rear of the sanctuary had to be constructed resulted in the loss of the aisle behind the last row of pews. As a result, the congregation is asked to consider the impact of this change during services, leaving the...

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Building Project Update – November 16, 2018

• There are now four handicap parking spaces marked by the southwest corner of the school. • Due to demolition and construction activities, the cry room will be unusable until the new narthex is completed. In the interim the fireside room is available to parents and children when privacy is...

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Grant awarded for building project

The Building Committee received the wonderful news that Mt. Olive has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the E.L.S. Board for Lutheran Schools to assist with our building project. The funds will be awarded over the next four years. We give thanks to the Board for Lutheran Schools for this...

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Building Project Update – Sept. 25, 2018

According to the email received from WEB Construction on Monday the plan for this week is as follows: Tuesday, September 25 Some equipment and construction fencing will be installed on site at Mt. Olive. Wednesday, September 26 The north entrance to the parking lot on McConnell St. (that’s the one...

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Here we go!

WEB construction has informed us that work on the parking lot and our building project is about to begin! The short-term timeline recently provided by WEB is as follows: Permit – Anticipate receiving that sometime this week. Mobilize to site on Wednesday, 9/19. Start removals on Thursday, 9/20. Reclaim/grinding asphalt...

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Tree, bush, and plant removal – FREE!

FROM THE BUILDING COMMITTEE… All of the trees, bushes, and plants located along the following areas of our facility need to be removed for our building project: The immediate area around our current main entrance on McConnell St., including the outside wall that runs along the cry room, band, room,...

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Special Voters’ Meeting Called for Sunday, July 29

On July 18 the Building Committee met with representatives from ISG Architects and WEB Construction and were informed of additional requirements by the city of Mankato, as well as some cost increases to various line items, which have resulted in our building project now being over-budget. A special voters’ meeting...

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