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Council Hall Face-Lift

by Arjuna da Silva

Our Council Hall was built in the late 90’s with limited experience and the unskilled labor of hundreds of volunteers. Happy with imperfect yet functional, we’ve chosen more often to develop new systems rather than improving imperfections. For example, we completed the radiant floor heating system, installed a temporary office and internet lounge, and built a kitchen and lavatory.

Finally, after fifteen years, the Council Hall is getting a face-lift. Over the next months, a team of natural rebuilders will chip, scrape, slice, trowel and paint the outside and inside walls.

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