Follow the progress of the St. Peter Area Veterans Memorial from start to finish! Click on an image to view full size photo. Photo credits Jon Smithers and Heather Tollefson Photography.
October 8, 2017
Site work begins and the construction fence is installed.
October 10, 2017
Excavation for the footings of the statue and Service Walls has begun.
October 17, 2017
Excavation is complete for the foundations of the Memorial.
October 20, 2017
Footings have been poured for all parts of the Memorial.
November 16, 2017
Forms have been poured for the Honor Wall, Service Walls, Major Donor Wall and Front Sign.
December 21, 2017
Walls have been backfilled and the site has been prepped for winter.
March 1, 2018
Installation of the black granite Service Walls has begun.
March 19, 2018
Here’s a sneak peek inside the fence of the progress of the memorial! Both Service Walls are installed as well as the Major Donor Wall. The sign in front of the Memorial is also in progress. Installation of the Honor Wall could begin as early as this week.
April 2, 2018
Installation of the Honor Wall has begun,
June 15, 2018
Top soil and grading work has begun at the Memorial site in preparation for the concrete sidewalks.
Next Update Coming Soon!