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Meeting to discuss rebuilding of historic Sperry Chalet postponed

Posted at 7:25 PM, Jan 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-05 15:07:38-05
The Sperry Chalet is undergoing reconstruction and is expected to completed by December 2019.

WEST GLACIER -The partial federal government shutdown has forced a delay in the scheduled meeting to talk about the rebuilding of Glacier National Park’s Sperry Chalet.

Much of the historic chalet — which was originally built in 1914 — was lost to the Sprague Fire in August of 2017. 2017.

The National Park Service, in partnership with the Glacier National Park Conservancy, had planned to host the event on January 8 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Kalispell.

There is no word yet on when the meeting will be held.

The National Park Service expects to announce and award the construction contract for Phase 2 of the Sperry Chalet project in the spring of 2019.

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