Columbia Parks and Recreation
Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs
|Funding Fiscal Year:||2008|
$100,000 Park Sales Tax
Parcel Map: Click here.
Proposed Plans: Plan
(Plans presented at the April 10, 2008 interested parties meeting - Option 1, Option 2.
Council Items: Click here.
Project Description: Develop 7.9 acre property into a neighborhood park.
Interested Parties Meeting: First meeting was held April 10, 2008 at the Daniel Boone Regional Library. Second meeting was held May 15, 2008 at the ARC.
Project Notes: Two options for park development were presented at the interested parties meeting held on April 10, 2008. A revised plan based on the public input was presented at the May 15, 2008 interested parties meeting. Ordinance to proceed with the project was introduced at the June 2, 2008 Council Meeting. A public hearing was held and the project was approved at the June 16, 2008 Council Meeting.
Project Status: Project completed. Park dedication was held on October 10, 2009.
Note: A future connection to the MKT Trail is planned for the park and will be financed by Federal funds through the GetAbout Columbia Program.
|Vendor||Item||Purchase Order #||Contract Amount|
|Fry & Assoc.||Playground, swings, & installation||091084||$24,998|
|BJ Services||Playground fiber mulch||081656||$2,337*|
* Amount for this project only; part of a term and supply contract.
|Earth work at Grasslands Park.
(Photo taken 2/16/09.)
|Park staff constructing playground retaining wall.
(Photo taken 3/17/09.)
(Photo taken 9/15/09.)
(Photo taken 10/10/09.)
|Park dedication held on October 10, 2009.|