Weekend update…rain!

by Eliana Brown, RORG Team Leader This post covers September 21st – 23rd. SAT, SEP 21: Happy to report that thanks to all the wonderful volunteers last week, we were able to get two-thirds of the garden planted. Pretty great! This does mean that one-third of the plants remain in the greenhouse and need wateringContinue reading “Weekend update…rain!”

Almost planting day

by Eliana Brown, Project Leader Tomorrow is a big day for us. Phase II of our project begins and the first plants go in! The RORG team has been working hard to prepare – especially Layne Knoche, who is managing the plant installation. Students in several university classes and nearby residence halls and community memberContinue reading “Almost planting day”

Hardscaping work continues (and cookies!)

by Tony Heath, Project Engineer This post covers Tuesday, September 3rd. Howdy! It was good to be back out at the rain garden today after a long Labor Day weekend. The Facilities & Services crews worked on the hardscaping: concrete sidewalk and the garden’s granite edging. When I arrived this morning, Josh and Stephanie wereContinue reading “Hardscaping work continues (and cookies!)”