Building on the future
Groundbreaking held at Summerland site
May 7, 2020
Powdery particles of soil sifted through the air Friday afternoon, as school officials broke ground on the Summerland school project.
Summerland Board Committee members, along with original boards of education from Clearwater, Ewing and Orchard, each tossed a shovel full of earth to commemorate the occasion, while practicing social distancing measures throughout the ceremony.
Dirt work on the site, situated at the intersection of 513 Avenue and Summerland Road, began nearly six weeks ago.
History of the land
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