Pictured L-R: – Rich Melton, council member; Lee Moore, council member; Todd Winters, council vice president; Chris Morrow, mayor; Steve Shute, council president; Kristy Harrison, council member; Ed Eilert, chairman of the Board of County Commissioners; and Cheryl Harrison-Lee, city administrator. Photo courtesy of Rick Poppitz

On Oct. 18, from 12-1 p.m., the City of Gardner hosted an open house and ribbon cutting to celebrate its newly renovated facility, formerly known as the Gardner Senior Citizen Community Center. City council decided in their Oct. 17 meeting to shorten the name to the Gardner Senior Center.