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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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Building Committee Update: Summary of 2018 Activity

January The loan was secured for financing the building project Schematic Design phase of the project was completed The building committee met with ISG to review a tentative/preliminary project schedule The Design Development phase began, which involved the research and selection of building systems/materials and floor/wall coverings that would be...

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Building Committee Update – May 20

The Building Committee met on Tuesday, May 15. The interior designer from ISG brought samples of many of the finishes and colors that had been selected by the user groups for various areas of new construction. The committee discussed and provided input on the various choices and approved the items...

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Schematic Design Phase moving along

On Tuesday, May 1, the Building Committee met with representatives from ISG and WEB Construction for an update on the progress that has been made in the “Schematic Design Phase” of our building project. During this phase the architects and designers from ISG have been meeting with user groups to...

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