Elise Sullivan: Community rec center back to the drawing board | CraigDailyPress.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Elise Sullivan: Community rec center back to the drawing board

Northwest Colorado Recreation Foundation would like to give the community the following update on our progress toward bringing a community recreation center to Craig.

We welcomed a new board member, Are King to serve for a three year term. We are still taking applications from a member of the CNCC community; if the seat can not be filled by a member of the CNCC community it will be converted to an open seat.

We are back to the drawing board for locations and hope to have a decision regarding location in the next several months. We are awaiting approval from the Local Marketing District to approve a grant to fund our architectural planning process with the company Perkins + Will. We will hear in August if we received these funds.

We would like to extend a thank you to Ryan Lucas with Memorial Regional Health who is providing pro-bono services to help us write grants. We have submitted a grant with the Investment Connection to help with construction costs and should hear back in a few months.

We have officially obtained our 501(c)3 status. We have postponed a ballot election to 2020. We will now focus on starting our capital campaign and collecting donations to that end.

Our next public meeting will be Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 6 p.m. at City Hall. Please consider joining us then to help improve community by providing a space for indoor recreation.

Elise Sullivan


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Craig and Moffat County make the Craig Press’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User