Building & Grounds
What We Do
Develop and manage the budget required to provide annual maintenance and improvements
Develop and implement annual plan for repairs and upgrades
Identify, select and oversee outside contractors as required
Create and manage a capital improvement plan and budget to address major upgrades and repairs
Organize volunteer work groups to perform as much of the needed work as possible
Manage reoccurring work such as lawn and garden care, snow removal etc.
Respond to any emergencies concerning the physical plant
Coordinate and gain council approval for all congregational gifts for the improvement of the physical plant
Clean up church property (pick up sticks, pull weeds, pick up garbage, etc.)
Replace broken fan motors
Replace stained ceiling tiles
Paint baseboards in restrooms
Paint radiator covers in downstairs
Throw away broken desks
There are a multitude of ways that one can help with Building and Grounds. Here are a few:
Attend. Attend the monthly meeting that takes place on the last Tuesday of every month at 7:30 at RUC.
Volunteer. Take part in our bi-annual work days in which we do small maintenance, yardwork, cleaning…etc.
Observe. If you see something broken within RUC, please contact the Building & Grounds team so that something may be done.
Childcare. Provide childcare during the bi-annual work days so that parents of younger children are able to assist with the work day.