A fire destroyed the Philadelphia club’s historic clubhouse in January 2016 and the public club recently unveiled its new facility, featuring a fully stock golf shop, food and bar area, and a television. After Cobbs Creek Golf Club in Philadelphia lost its historic clubhouse to fire last year, players and staff at the Billy Casper Golf-managed […]
Bogey Hills CC is on a fast track to recovery from a devastating clubhouse fire. Along the way, its owners have learned valuable lessons about sound insurance practices that every club should follow.
Nine fire departments responded to the fire at the Chelsea, Mich., property on August 26, which destroyed the banquet hall. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives was called to assist Michigan State Police with the investigation, and was unable to determine the cause, but said there was no evidence of a criminal act. Nine fire […]
The clubhouse at Valley International Country Club in Brownsville, Texas was completely destroyed on May 13, and officials said the building’s built-up roof fueled the fire. In Grafton, Ohio, an overnight fire on May 11 destroyed a maintenance building at the Carlisle Golf Club, and the cause is unknown.
On June 18 last year, a fire destroyed half of the property’s clubhouse. The club will close for the remainder of this year on March 10, while it finalizes plans to rebuild, with hopes of returning to full operations in spring 2018.
A small blaze in the clubhouse at the Green Valley, Ariz., club produced enough smoke and water damage to keep the facility closed until as late as June 1. The club will have cost estimates for the repairs by mid-January, but General Manager Mike Cochran predicted “it will be an expensive restoration.”