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New Building Updates

Pouring the slab!

October 25, 2019

After much anticipation, the concrete slab has finally been poured! This is a big milestone for us — the slab is the solid foundation for our new shelter, and we are thrilled to see its tangible form brought into reality. What you see in the pictures is the footprint of the building itself; walkways, sidewalks,…

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New water supply line installed

October 21, 2019

Marietta Water came out last week to install the new water supply. After they completed their work, our crew dug the trench to run the new line to the building footprint.   Rain over the weekend delayed our plans to pour the concrete slab today, and rain forecast for tomorrow has pushed it back to…

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Plumbing roughed in

October 18, 2019

Plumbing has been roughed in ahead of the slab being poured. Working from the engineering drawings for the water & gas and drainage plans, the crew dug the trenches then laid the pipe and installed stub-outs.   The pad has been prepared, going from bare earth to gravel to plastic, topped by wire mesh. The…

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Water quality device installed

October 12, 2019

This week the crew completed installation of the CrystalStream Water Quality Vault, bringing us to near completion of the stormwater management facility!   Stormwater management is a complex and costly necessity in modern construction. Our new parking lot will have surface drains that route stormwater runoff from impervious surfaces to an underground pipe, which will…

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Pouring concrete for the pond

September 27, 2019

This week the crew poured the concrete for the detention pond walls, and today the forms came off!   These forms were erected to the pond’s engineered specifications, encompassing the rebar that went in as a first step. The crew then poured concrete into the forms and allowed it to cure. Today the forms were…

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Detention pond taking shape

September 21, 2019

The walls for the detention pond are going up! The rebar and forms are mostly in place, and concrete should be flowing soon. This stormwater management facility is required by the City of Marietta and is being built per the prescribed specifications.   After construction is complete, stormwater runoff from impervious surfaces (buildings, parking lots,…

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Preparing for concrete

September 18, 2019

After a slight delay in site work while we secured the building permit, we are now rocking and rolling again!   The construction crew is building out the forms for the slab, and it’s so exciting to see the footprint for our new shelter emerging from the earth. After the forms are complete, it will…

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Future reception hub renovation underway

September 16, 2019

After our campus improvements are complete, the existing house on the Waterman lot will serve as our new reception hub and community outreach center. The renovation work that will make the structure suitable for our purposes has now kicked into gear!   We’ll be installing some new flooring, creating an open reception area, hanging new…

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HSCC hosts groundbreaking celebration

August 3, 2019

To celebrate the kickoff of the construction phase of our project, we hosted an on-site event that included HSCC Board members, staff, and volunteers, as well as invited guests Cheryl Richardson (Councilwoman, Ward 1), Joseph R. Goldstein (Councilman, Ward 7), and Ken Morton (Morton Construction).   The highlight of the event was Board Chair and…

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Earth is moving!

August 1, 2019

Morton’s construction team has begun grading the Waterman Street site. Our new shelter facility will sit behind the existing house on the lot, which we’ll be using as a reception hub and public outreach center. The entire lot is situated on a slope, so there’s a fair amount of site grading to be done.  …

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We are located at:
148 S. Fairground St. SE
Marietta, GA 30060

We are open Monday – Saturday, 12 pm – 5 pm, by appointment only.

Please call 770-428-LOST (5678) to set up an appointment.


Phone: 770-428-LOST (5678)
Fax: 770-423-9386

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