Category: Uncategorized

New Year means New Ideas!

it’s a new year and we’ve got our airplane “thinking caps” on ready to come up with ideas.  We are excited to pursue the next steps on the path to the much-needed maintenance to the Airplane.  And we’re even more excited to reveal the concepts for an exciting new monument designed to create a space in the community for recognizing the service of all…

1st place small non-profit: Edwardsville Township Community Park

Airplane parade win_image

Edwardsville Township is pleased to announce Edwardsville Township Community Park received the first place award in the Annual Edwardsville Halloween Parade.  Edwardsville Township Community Park was recognized in the Small Non-Profit category for the Airplane Overhaul @ Edwardsville Township Community Park float.  Proceeds from the award are being added to contributions for the Airplane Overhaul project.  Photo courtesy of the Edwardsville Intelligencer.

Overhauling the Airplane in partnership with the Community

Edwardsville Township is excited to partner with a dedicated group of community volunteers and the Edwardsville Community Foundation to complete much-needed restorations to the U.S. Navy A-7E Corsair II aircraft on display at Edwardsville Township Community Park.  The Park has long been a place of gathering for the residents of the community.  Township leadership vision coupled with volunteerism and community philanthropy are at the…