|2013-15||Land for Riverside Estates provided by the Town of Antigonish for $1.|
|$100,000 commitment received from the Municipality of the County of Antigonish over five years.|
|$100,000 donated by the Sisters of St. Martha.|
|July 2016||$100,000 in federal & provincial funding announced by Housing Nova Scotia.|
|August 2016||Tenders called for construction.|
|September 2016||Robert Archibald Construction awarded tender to build Phase 1.
Footings, frost wall & backfilling completed.
Site sign erected.
|October 2016||Ground work on the site completed including site levelling & excavation, frost wall & concrete slab, tie in to municipal water & sewer lines, a concrete walkway, & preparation for paved parking.|
|November 2016||Exterior is complete; windows, doors, spray foam insulation installed.|
|December 2016||Slabs poured for washrooms in wheelchair accessible units.|
|January 2017||Electrical wiring installed, drywall hung, all units insulated.
Painting & trimming work has begun.
Power pole installed providing heat & power to the building.
|Kitchens, vanities, trim & electrical fixtures have been added.
Two upper units are now complete.
Occupancy permits for March 1st have been secured for the upper units.
Lower units are nearing completion.Hook-ups for the washer & dryer for the wheelchair accessible units completed.
Storage shed for tenants being built by NSCC.
All necessary inspections & walk-through have been done.
Phase 1 units are ready for occupancy.
|April/May 2017||Street sign is up.
Storage shed for Phase 1 tenants has arrived.
Landscaping has begun.
|February 2018||Site preparation begins on the footings for Phase 2 .
Two additional storage sheds have been ordered.
|March 2018||Footings poured, underfloor plumbing installed.
Floors are poured … ready for the walls.
|April/May 2018||Rough grading completed around the building.
Pre-manufactured walls, roof structure & interior partitions erected.
Roofing, exterior doors & windows installed.
|June 2018||Siding & trim installed..
Landscaping and hydroseeing of the lawn completed on one side of the building.
Structure of the new Community Room beginning to take shape.
Interior work is ongoing.