Project 24: Gospel Pilgrim Cemetery

Project Description
The Gospel Pilgrim Cemetery Restoration Project included the establishment of specific vehicular and pedestrian paths, kiosks with educational and informational signage, benches, and other amenities to enhance the public areas within the cemetery, and improvements to the public sidewalks adjacent to the cemetery for better visitor access.


Project Details
  • Project Sponsor: EADC
  • Type: Facilities
  • Project Manager: Derek Doster 

Status: August 31, 2012

  • Construction and restoration activities were complete on October 13, 2008. 
  • On May 15, 2009, the Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County was presented an Excellence in Rehabilitation Award for the Project by the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation; and on June 8, 2009 the Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County was presented an Outstanding Achievement Award for the Project by the Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation.
  • Expended: $306,476

Budget

Fiscal Period

Amount 

FY 2007 (Tier 2)

$350,170

Total for this project

$350,170