I liked how we coordinated on our block for all of us to get new sidewalks at the same time. We just started talking as neighbors about cutting down a couple of trees that have gotten too big, replacing them with smaller trees and doing something about our sidewalks. We all wanted a wider sidewalk and for it to look uniform along the whole block. I called a concrete contractor in Nassau County, NY to see how they could work out putting in new sidewalks along the entire block and billing us individually.
We all agreed to a time when we could afford to get the work done. Continue reading