2016 Parks Bond Parks, Trails & Athletic Facilities

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Olsen Park Phase II Continuance
Olsen Park plan

Cost: $2 million

The City has started Phase II with a volleyball court, landscaping and picnic areas. The funding would allow the city to further pursue Phase II which to include a multipurpose field, tennis or pickle ball courts, additional parking a maintenance structure and interior walkways.This project is slated to begin in 2020-2023. 

Greenfield Park

Municipal Golf Course 

Cost: $1 million

Project includes improvements to the golf clubhouse and entrance.The architect has almost completed the revised construction drawings. We anticipate to submit the plans for bidding in January. 

Greenfield Park Improvements

Cost: $500,000

Project includes the resurfacing of the trail that goes around Greenfield Lake, new fountain, irrigation and landscape lighting at the Fragrance Garden and bridge refurbishment. This project is slated to begin in 2020-2023. 

Halyburton Park

Cost: $305,000

Project includes expanding the current maintenance building, building interior boardwalk trails, upfitting the Visitor Center and replacing interpretive signage.This project is slated to begin in 2020-2023. 

Bradley Creek Kayak/Canoe Launch

Cost: $220,000

Project includes kayak/canoe launch and parking.

Wade Park

Cost: $85,000

Improvements include additional playground equipment, new interpretive signage and demolition of original water treatment building. The demolition work is finished. The playground bid package is being prepared. Playground improvements will include the installation of a boarder around the existing playground and a new swing set. The public requested swings be added to the park. 

Skate Park

Cost: $65,000

Facility upgrades to the park include a water fountain, shade canopy, fence repairs, and the concrete being resealed. Other improvements include the addition of BMX and skateboard amenities. The skate park office, which is essentially a shed, is also being replaced. The improvements are expected to be completed by the end of 2019. 

Security Upgrades

Cost: $50,000

Project includes security upgrades that would be made at various recreational facilities.These upgrades are now finished. 

Althea Gibson Tennis Complex Resurfacing

Cost: $40,000

Eleven tennis courts have been resurfaced at the Althea Gibson Tennis Complex.The project is completed.  

Resurface Parking Lots

Cost: $30,000

Project includes resurfacing of parking lots at Legion Sports Complex (completed), Fit For Fun Center and the Boxing and Physical Fitness Center. 

Gary Shell Cross-City Trail

Cost: $25,000

Funds would be used to make landscaping improvements and install parking. This project is slated to begin in 2020-2023.