What a great week at the New Rend Lake Flying Field. All the metal was on the roof by Friday afternoon. The runway has started being mowed for final layout. Sleeves were put in the ground for Event fence layout. And lastly, the shrubs were all planted for the pilot area. This coming week there will be loads of top soil brought in to do final grade work around the pavilion and get grass planted. They will also start enclosing the south end of pavilion for a storage are
The week has started of great! Monday and Tuesday we rented a big roller to get the runway pounded into shape. The pavilion is coming along great too! The staff at Rend Lake College are making quick work on it. The roof metal should start going up today.
The final phase of the New RC Flying Field at Rend Lake College is under way! Today they started putting up the 24x80 pavilion. I will be sure to add more pictures and provide indepth details as construction continues. For now here is a couple shots from this morning. With a lot of hard work and a lot of watering the last two weeks the grass runway is filling in nicely! It was over seeded again two weeks ago with Jubilee Bermuda grass which is all now broke ground and