Hathaway Cemetery Restoration Project

Events

Title Search

January 15, 2017

Completed title search to confirm ownership of cemetery property.

Property Survey

July 17, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Accurately restake property lines prior to the construction of the new fence.

Exterminator for Groundhog control and removal

July 24, 2017 - September 1, 2017

Removal of rodents and implementation of yearly treatment.

Remove fences and post, overgrown trees, shrubs and trash

July 31, 2017 - August 3, 2017

Remove and clear old fencing, posts, gates, rooted trees, and debris.

Use of ground penetrating radar

August 28, 2017 - September 1, 2017

Used to determine burials by mapping within the cemetery boundaries of plots and buried stones. Completion will allow a good record for the Township.

24 Veterans' Headstones

September 11, 2017 - September 29, 2017

16 headstones need repaired, and all remounted and cleaned.