From left to right, Katie Koester, Bryan Hawkins, Gart Curtis, Joy Stewart, Polly Hess, Miranda Weiss and Denise Pitzman break ground on Sept. 6 for the start of The Boat House Maritime Pavillion on the Homer Spit at the site of the old harbormaster’s office. The concrete foundation already has been poured, Most work will be done this fall. (Photo provided)

From left to right, Katie Koester, Bryan Hawkins, Gart Curtis, Joy Stewart, Polly Hess, Miranda Weiss and Denise Pitzman break ground on Sept. 6 for the start of The Boat House Maritime Pavillion on the Homer Spit at the site of the old harbormaster’s office. The concrete foundation already has been poured, Most work will be done this fall. (Photo provided)

Construction starts on Boat House

Construction started on Sept. 6 with a groundbreaking ceremony for the The Boat House Maritime Pavillion on the Homer Spit at the site of the old harbormaster’s office. Last week, contractors began pouring the foundation for the shelter and gathering space at the Homer Harbor. Miranda Weiss, organizer of the project, said most of the work should be done this fall, with final touches being completed next spring. Bay Welding will begin work on a mast to cap off the pavillion’s maritime design.

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