Below, please find a timeline of the current audio/streaming project for the church.
August, 1, 2021
Sound of St. Cletus Committee Formed
Exploratory committee is formed to review venders and make recommendation to pastor.
August 10, 2021
Current system is evaluated by a radio engineer for a major Chicago radio station. Tweaks are made to make the best of what is currently operational.
Finance Committee Approval
The parish finance council helps to make final decision to approve vendor.
December 21, 2021
Campaign for Funding Begins
Fr. Elmer speaks to congregation and first deposit is made to project funding.
April 11, 2022
Sound System Funding Is Obtained
Funding level reaches $75,252.64… suitable funds to begin the audio portion of the project.
April 21, 2022
Deposit To Archdiocese
A deposit of $74,210 was submitted to the Archdiocese who manages projects in excess of $40,000.
May 23, 2022
Audio Contract Signed & Executed
Sound Planning, the parish’s chosen vendor, receives contract.
June 3, 2022
Full Funding Of Project Is Secured
The parish reaches milestone of $110,229,68.
June 14, 2022
Video Contract Is Executed
A down payment of $17,479.50 is provided with contract for the video portion of the project.
June 24, 2022
We Exceeded Our Goal!
Thank you for your support of the project!
July 28, 2022
Components Delivered To Vendor
Sound Planning provides update on availability of products and sends photo of what has currently been received. Several key components remain before project can kick off.