Updates

15 Aug Trout Gulch Construction Update

Valencia School is back in session starting 8/16.  With that, we are directing that all work on Trout Gulch begin AFTER 9am in an effort to limit any impact our project has on traffic.   Please note that we do not have permission to work...

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24 Jul

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE:  TROUT GULCH SIDEWALK: Under the direct supervision of Santa Cruz County Public Works Department, we have begun work on the Trout Gulch street-front between Cathedral Drive and the Vapor Cleaners area. We were scheduled to dig a new storm drain section on 7/20 and get it buried and safe...

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08 Feb CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE & WHAT’S NEXT

The Historic Hihn Apple Barn is at its final destination and the crew awaits a break in the heavy rain to commence with other site work.  Next up, will be construction of building 4, which is the mixed-use structure that overlooks the village common.  Additionally,...

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22 Sep The Apple Barn begins its move

Today, the Apple Barn began its journey to its new homes in the center of the project and at the heart of the Aptos Village.  The structure has been inspected, photographed and documented for the past couple months in preparation.  Today, the total move was...

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22 Sep Preparation of the Apple Barn

July and August, the focus has been on the historic Hihn Apple Barn including inspections of the structure, removal of non-historic elements such as carpet, and structural reinforcement required to ensure that the relocation of the barn is successful....

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05 Feb SITE PREPARATION

Main activities planned for week of Feb 8-12: removal of old concrete footings, trash, and other debris. removal of masonry shed. continued erosion control. grading a level area for the future site of the historic Hihn Apple Barn. seeding soil areas with groundcover and native plants that were cleared but...

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