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Downtown Harriston is typically pretty quiet in the early morning hours – but not so this morning!

The crew arrived just after 7 a.m. to install the beautiful (and much awaited) handcrafted sign post that confirms the Old Post is alive and well.

unloading the new sign
The crew prepares to hoist the 800lb. sign post into place on the corner of Elora and Maitland streets

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The cement mixer arrived about 9 a.m. to pour the foundation that will keep the sign post in place

pouring concrete for new sign post
All hands on deck to hold keep the sign post level while the cement is poured

pouring cement for new sign

watching concrete set

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Standing around watching paint dry cement set

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Ray from Raynbow Signs manages the details

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Tenant signs ready for installation

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The Raynbow Signs installation crew – Jeff, Chris and Ray

Thanks to Townslin Industries for designing and welding the new sign post, and Raynbow Signs and Donegan’s Haulage for making light work of the installation.