There was a good turnout for a public meeting in Egg Harbor Monday on plans for constructing the future Cowles Community Center on property purchased by the village in 2012. The plan is to put up a building that would provide space for a library, visitor center, community center, an interactive social hub, & a display of natural & cultural history. Village Administrator Josh Van Lieshout says the exchange of information went well…[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/N1457.mp3|titles=Josh Van Lieshout]
Van Lieshout says feedback from participants was another important aspect of the meeting. He says fundraising will play a key role in the project…[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/N1458.mp3|titles=Josh Van Lieshout]
Van Lieshout says he’d like to see the Cowles Community Center project become a reality next year…[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/N1459.mp3|titles=Josh Van Lieshout]
The future home of the community center in Egg Harbor is located on what was once the old Lena’s property.