A sitting boulder was added to allow an up-close and personal view of the water feature. It is also a great place for enjoying a nice cup of coffee to start the day.
The tricky part was making sure that the pump intake would be deep enough and out far enough so that during the dry season, when the pond is low, the pump intake would still be underwater.
The entire project cost $80,000-plus. With hard work, donated time and money and raised funds in honor of loved ones, the Wall of Veterans and the pavers that surround it now serve as a tribute to veterans of all wars.
A couple of years ago I got a phone call from a homeowner who was landscaping his yard and had a problem. He had built his house on the side of a steep hill, and to create a level areaMore…