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Soldotna adopts Envision 2030, approves capital plan slated to begin in the spring of 2011 and will include looped roads, a small maintenance building, walkways, a memorial wall and other structures. Construction costs will likely hover around $450,000.
Moving forward: Committee works on policy for Soldotna cemetery

...the group will go over the edited draft and work on pricing policy, such as how much to charge for a plaque on the memorial wall, a cremain niche in the columbarium, or a standard plot. Karen Garcia can be reached at karen.garcia@peninsulaclarion...
When going to the dogs marks progress

...take advantage of what has been a neglected city park, fencing off half the area for pooches. The plan includes a memorial wall for pets, paths, upgrades and refurbishment of current paths, benches and picnic tables, new signs, as well as...
Cemetery issue laid to rest: Soldotna poised to begin construction of memorial park

...charge for a plot. For the families who choose not to move their loved ones to Soldotna or who cannot afford to, a memorial wall will be erected where names can be engraved. "This gives us the opportunity for Soldotna really to be a whole community...
Honoring their sacrifice: Remebering those who serve

...a loved one who had served America. ?It was very moving and reminded me of the first time I visited the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C.,? commented a visitor from Colorado. The Wreath of Remembrance adorned by community members...
Park goes to the dogs

...2,000) and so on.Several fundraisers have already been planned to begin raising money for the project. A memorial wall, for instance, will be constructed within the dog park, where people can pay to mount an engraved stone bearing...
When war becomes the reason for more war ... want them: Date of birth, place of birth, service dates, place of death, date of death, etc. Even on the Memorial Wall are the dead divided by years. I cannot find random names, hundreds to a page, just the names, not alphabetized...
'Preserving our history here at home'

...highlights of the park is the memorial wall, which will honor residents who...elsewhere," he said. "The memorial wall provides an opportunity to bring...back home to Soldotna," The Memorial Wall structure is wavy, much like...
Soldotna Community Memorial Park opens on a perfect autumn afternoon...

...above-ground visible monument. The granite structure will include inscriptions for those interred. There is also a Memorial Wall in the park for past citizens of the Soldotna community who did not have the choice to be interred within their community...
Clarence Guy Swearingen from a propane heater on a vat of tar caused burns to 70percent of his body.He made the run to the Vietnam vets memorial wall on his Harley one year,fell in love with the state of Virginia and subsequently moved there. Helived in Rocky Mount...


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