Alliance news: construction

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There has been construction across the access road, next to Viterra, in Alliance. That will be a course for remote control toys.  Apparently there is quite a large following of the activity.  The village owns that little bit of park across access road and felt that it was a good fit.
Another piece of ground under construction is the new Centennial Garden on the old arena site. It is now level and has some topsoil spread. Workers will be needed soon. There is a wish list of plants, trees and shrubs that will need to be planted.
This year it is the sidewalks on the east side of Main Street that are being replaced.  They were all tore up on Friday.Renovations are underway for the store front of the old Main Street Medley store.
The Seed Plant upgrade is in progress. It is one of the top cleaning plants, if not the best, in the province thanks to the great staff and board.
Train tickets are available for the June 30 trip from Kiron Junction to Alliance and back. The special event train is running for the 100th Anniversary of the Argyle Branch of Women’s Institute.
Grade 8 students of Sedgewick Central High School went to Ranch Camp on Wednesday and Thursday.
The little community of Galahad lost a long time resident this week when Rose Cooper died.  Her funeral was held in the United Church at Forestburg with internment in the Galahad cemetery and lunch served at the Galahad Senior Center.

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