The Bell Tower was removed on Wednesday, August 29th and placed in the parking lot behind the Activity Center for repairs. The repairs will be both cosmetic and structural and will take several weeks to complete. When all repairs are done the steeple will be placed back on top of the church.
The Bell Tower originally installed in 1960.
The Bell Tower being removed on August 29, 2018.
Repairs being done to the Bell Tower. After removing the copper dome, most of the wood underneath was rotting and had to be refabricated.
The steeple was placed back on top of Church of the Lakes on Friday, October 5th.
Some of the Air Conditioning Units have been replaced. We continue to be proactive in service and replacement when necessary to avoid additional costs or uncomfortable conditions due to emergency repairs.
The interior of the building has been painted. The fresh coat of paint has really brightened the walls, and given the building a needed refresh.
We are still getting quotes and looking into options on refinishing or replacing the pews.