Updates: Grass, Surveys and More

The evolution of the design, especially the deck piece, led our class to meet on site yesterday morning in some interesting foggy conditions. We are preparing to continue construction next Monday (weather permitting) with tree plantings. One woman has donated a tree in memorial of her late husband and will be meeting us to help with its planting.

First things first: we checked on the mounds we built before spring break. They all look happy, healthy, and ready to grow!

First things first: we checked on the mounds we built before spring break. They all look happy, healthy, and ready to grow! All four constructed mounds can be seen in this series, and we have proposed one more mound to be built on the other side of the deck

Looks like the grass is bouncing back from the mistreatment it suffered from the wheels of the dump trucks and tractors

Looks like the grass is bouncing back from the mistreatment it suffered from the wheels of the dump trucks and tractors

We had to re-survey the land again since the revised deck has moved slightly. Here a student assesses the grade change

We had to re-survey the land again since the revised deck has moved slightly. Here a student assesses the grade change

The clouds begin breaking up to reveal the beautiful Flatirons behind

The clouds begin breaking up to reveal the beautiful Flatirons behind

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