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 Sponsor: EADC
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.