Council to seek quotes for shelter house project

GARNER – The city council will seek quotes from local/area contractors for construction of a 3-season, shelter house at Pool Park. The council met Oct. 22.

City administrator Adam Kofoed provided a list of 13 local contractors and an updated list of materials from Garner Lumber and Supply.

At a previous meeting, council members expressed a desire that materials for the project be purchased locally, where possible.

All additional materials needed to construct the shelter house need to be purchased by the bidder.

Earlier this year, the city received a bequest of $80,000 from an anonymous donor for the project.

The shelter house includes a covered outdoor area, kitchenette, mechanical room and restrooms. Floor plans for the project were

Read the complete story in the Oct. 30 Leader.