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Saturday, March 28, 2015

and so it begins....sorry to say

The Ligonier Valley YMCA held a groundbreaking ceremony Friday afternoon marking the start of construction for its 32,000-square-foot expansion project, which will feature a new fitness center, gymnasium, parking lot and Excela Health medical facilities. Board members, local residents, Ligonier Borough council members and donors were among the crowd that attended.
“It speaks to the true purpose of the whole initiative, which is the community,” said board president Bob Baum, while looking around the gymnasium.
Executive director Larry Stormer said work on the site will begin mid-April. He said they are planning for a 12-month build and will maintain operations throughout the process.

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