Town east of Prescott celebrates new hall with open houseResidents celebrated the new Oak Grove Town Hall with an open house Sunday.
TOWN OF OAK GROVE—Residents celebrated the new Oak Grove Town Hall with an open house Sunday.
Town Clerk Jim Allen said the new building houses a satellite Prescott Fire Department station and an office for sheriff’s department deputies when they’re in the area, as well as town purposes. Ross and Associates of River Falls was the general contractor for the construction project, which began this summer and took approximately four months to complete.
A building fund in past years, with $10,000 added to it annually, plus the use of impact fees enabled the town to avoid taking out loans and meant the necessary funding was available for the $498,465 structure, Allen said.
“Cash was paid for it,” he said of the new premises, built atop a cement slab and featuring propane heat.
Read more in the print version of the Herald Dec. 5.