Earlier this year, Ferndale mayor Gary Jensen was attending the informal reunion of FHS's graduating classes held each year on the Friday night of Old Settlers Days in Pioneer Park.
"Then, on that same night, I was telling my fellow 1973 graduate Harold Denton about it," Jensen
Once the cupola is moved to Pioneer Park, Jensen
said the piano-hinged vent probably won't be accessible for safety reasons, but he
plans to take many photos if the inscriptions inside for posterity.
Jensen's term as mayor ends at the close of 2015, and he
happy this is one of his
final projects in the position.
said the cupola should be in place in Pioneer Park either by the end of December or early in January.