By Tim Kowols
The home of the Algoma Youth Club is undergoing some changes to better serve the community that rents its spaces. The turn-of-the-century factory now community center is getting a new door entrance to serve as an emergency exit for Knudson Hall in the building’s upstairs. Algoma Parks and Recreation Director Sara Robertson says it will also provide access to the building for other events when the Algoma Youth Club is not open on the ground floor.
In addition to some other small cosmetic changes, the Algoma Youth Club plans to next improve their lighting system with more energy efficient technology. The Algoma Youth Club host several events throughout the year and is open for teenagers to have a safe place to hang out on Friday and Saturday evenings.