Photography ~ Work in Progress Sculptures, Fayetteville, North Carolina, 11/21

Three ladies, in harmony, sit in front of City Hall. The piece is called “Community.” I found it in his gallery.

My 2016 Work in Progress Pictures

I found a picture by Dave Smith of a similar sculpture on Flickr. It is titled “Friends” by Nnamdi Okonkwo. This piece is titled “Community.” I found it in his gallery. By the way, Mr. Okonkwo lives in Fayetteville, Georgia–south of Atlanta. I saw the name of this town in 1968 as I drove to Ft. Benning, Georgia to report to active duty as a U.S. Army Infantry Second Lieutenant. That happened to be September 22nd.

Photography ~ Lake Glenville– A Fayetteville, North Carolina Drinking Water Source, 11/21

Do you know where our drinking water comes from?

The Public Works Commission (PWC) Watershed staff manages four lakes and a wetland pond – Bonnie Doone Lake, Kornbow Lake, Mintz Pond, Glenville Lake and Mallard Creek Wetland Pond. These areas are part of the Fayetteville drinking water supply watershed. The PWC staff co-manages Big Cross Creek and portions of the Cape Fear River. Out-flow from Lake Glenville is the Little Cross Creek.

Fayetteville’s current Watershed Management Program was established in January 1990 to ensure high quality water supplies for PWC’s water plants. PWC has two water treatment plants, the P.O. Hoffer Water Treatment Facility, which is located on the Cape Fear River, and the Glenville Lake Water Treatment Facility, which is located on Glenville Lake in the Little Cross Creek Watershed. PWC also operates a pump station on Big Cross Creek, which can pump up to one million gallons of water per day to the Glenville Lake Water Treatment Facility.

Okay, now you know a bit more about our tap [drinking] water sources. Please see this PWC Watershed Management Article for more. I have posted other pictures of Lake Glenville [dawn] and [late afternoon]. I also took pictures of the lake in 2014 when the spillway was under renovation.

Photography ~ Late Afternoon at Lake Glenville, Fayetteville, North Carolina, 11/21

Before sunset, long shadows began to creep in.

Photography ~ The Systel Building at Dawn, Downtown Fayetteville, North Carolina, 11/17

Currently, Fayetteville’s tallest building. It is located on Green Street near the U.S. Post Office.

More Systel Building pictures

Photography ~ Fayetteville Woodpeckers Baseball Park at Dawn, Downtown Fay., North Carolina, 11/17

Under construction…

More Woodpeckers related photographs.