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Cornelius Firm Building Kannapolis Park

KANNAPOLIS, NC – J.D. Goodrum Co. Inc., a Cornelius-based general contractor, recently began work on the Kannapolis Veterans Park project at 119 N. Main St. in downtown Kannapolis.

The park will feature new monuments, fountains and an eternal flame. The existing gazebo will be extensively remodeled and equipped with a new roof, and the park’s historic sundial will be fully restored during construction.

Site Solutions of Charlotte designed the project.

Kannapolis leaders said the extensive renovation will give the park a new life and create a destination for visitors in the heart of the city. Construction is scheduled to be complete in May 2013.

J.D. Goodrum is a 26-year-old general construction company owned and operated by founder and partner David Goodrum and partner Jamie Yoxtheimer. Its address is 18339-F Old Statesville Road.

The company specializes in commercial construction projects, including industrial, retail, office, warehouse, religious, institutional and recreational markets.

Its portfolio includes work at the Peninsula Club, Westmoreland Athletic Complex, the Goddard School, Cornelius Animal Shelter and Camp Wagging Tails in Cornelius, the Club at Westport in Denver; Aquesta Bank in Davidson; Piedmont Baptist Church in Kannapolis; Pine Island Country Club and the Pleasant Grove Family Life Center in Charlotte; and various warehouse, office and retail buildings in the Charlotte region.

Details: 704-895-8842;