Cottage Grove, News

Carousel Project is 85 percent complete

A little one poses for a photo on the Cottage Grove Carousel. PHOTO PROVIDED/FCGC

When the Friends of the Cottage Grove Carousel began the restoration process three years ago, a commitment was made to donors and supporters of the carousel, and to those with interest in following the progress.
The carousel restoration is approximately 85 percent complete. Most woodwork has been replaced and is now painted and ready for assembly. All steel connecting rods and other hardware have been reconditioned and made free of lead based paint, and are . . .