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Although the official groundbreaking isn't until Wednesday, April 22, heavy machinery began digging operations this week at the site of the Alexandria Area YMCA along County Road 82, near the intersection with County Road 45. Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff

YMCA digs into site

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A long-held goal to build a YMCA in Alexandria is no longer just a dream.

The big rigs started digging ground on the new facility this week.


The public is invited to join in the celebration by attending the official groundbreaking on Wednesday, April 22 at 10:30 a.m.

The event will take place on the YMCA site - the intersection of County Road 82/45.

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