Ramada Inn Tuscaloosa
Travel Blogs from Tuscaloosa
... common base of interest in building homes together and seeing the country. Mary and Dave have been preparing for a gala 25th anniversary rally in Springfield, Missouri that will take place in about 6 weeks from now. They are expecting over 200 rigs and will build one new home and rehab five homes. In addition, there will be seminars and workshops for the attendees that will center on safety training, first aid ...
... way twice (always trying for a new and better way). Normally for our foundations we use a subcontractor, Rocky McCluskey. That's all that he does and has been doing it for years and years. The guys that work with him are all artists with shovels. They place the concrete right where they want it with minimal effort, using grade stakes placed every 6 feet or so as a guide for the correct depth. I added a 2 x 2 on ...
A group of high school junior and seniors came about a year ago to work with us on Ms. Welch's home. They returned with 25 this year and helped to help us finish up on two homes and to start another. The adult leaders, JD and Chris, are both pastors who planted a church in Nutley, NJ, within 10 miles of the New York City skyline. They have drawn high school students, primarily juniors and seniors and have formed a ...
... holding things up) and the fact that the hot water heater (gas fired) was venting into the home with no flue. the city agreed to house Mr. Bishop at a local motel during the construction. The city's contact person was Ms. Becky Wright. She is in charge of the homeless issues in Tuscaloosa. On the first day or two, she informed me that Mr. Bishop would be celebrating his 85th birthday on June 20th. I then ...
... for the day by good new friend Crystal Manoske, whom I met at the Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Peru last September and then again in Atlantic City a few weeks ago. She had been promising to bring a group to work with us in T-Town (she lives about 3 hours away) and Saturday she kept her word. Granted, it was a group of two, but, hey, it's a start.
We have also started another home this week on short 25th, ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed