Ground will break for the Islamic Center of Temecula Valley in September, according to the construction committee chairman for the contested Muslim place of worship.
An exact date has not been set. Hadi Nael, spokesman for the center approved in December 2010, said the first phase of the $4.2 million project could be completed in 2013. The second and final phase could be done two years later, Nael said.
The 24,943-square-foot, two-story mosque on a 4.32-acre site on Nicolas Road will serve [...]READ MORE »