Columbia Parks and Recreation
Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs
|Funding Fiscal Year:||2007|
|Funding Source:||$250,000 - Park Sales Tax
$157,500 - MDC Grant
Project Description: Develop Phase I of Philips Park. The City received a $157,500 Missouri Department of Conservation grant to build fishing facilities at Philips Park. The City's match for the grant is $52,500, funded out of the Phase I park development budget. The following amenities are to be constructed as part of the grant agreement: entrance road, parking lot (10 vehicles + 10 vehicles w/trailer minimum), boat ramp, courtesy boat dock, floating fishing dock, restrooms, security lighting, and sidewalks connecting facilities. The remainder of the Phase I development funds will be used to begin the park development.
Project Manager: Toney Lowery, Sr. Park Planner, 573-874-7537, AJLowery@GoColumbiaMo.com
Council Items: Click here.
(See also related Council item - southeast regional park.)
Plans - Funded Phase I: fishing amenities, lake trail
Plans - Proposed Master Plan for SE Regional Park - Philips and Gans Creek Recreation Area: (See southeast regional park planning.)
Interested Parties Meeting: Held 6:00-7:00pm, Thursday, April 16, 2009 at the ARC. (See also interested parties meetings held for southeast regional park.)
Project Notes: A Phase I cultural resource survey has been completed for the property. Public meetings and web surveys have been conducted to assist in the overall master planning of Philips Park and the Crane property as a southeast regional park. An ordinance requesting approval for the Phase I PUD development was introduced at the February 16, 2009 Council Meeting. An interested parties meeting was held April 16, 2009 at the ARC. A public hearing was held and the ordinance to proceed with the construction of the project was approved at the April 20, 2009 Council Meeting.
Project Status: Phase I of the park development is completed. Park was dedicated on May 21, 2011.
|**||Vendor||Item||Purchase Order #||Contract Amount|
|C||Richardson Excavation||Earth work||061255||$30,405*|
|C||Custom Fence||Seed/mulch site||082489||$7,400*|
|C||Custom Fence||Silt fence & installation||082489||$2,153*|
|C||Ozark Barge & Dock||Metal docks & installation||092544||$64,718|
|C||Stockman Construction||Concrete work: entry, parking lot, walks, and boat ramp||092555||$118,648*|
|M||Ahrens Steel||Steel dock railing||102174||$1,648|
|M||Most Dependable Fountains||Water fountain||101632||$2,115|
|C||Tom Adair Construction||Concrete footing and conduit (for water line) installation||091542 & 102815||$4,146*|
|M||Natural Structures||Single table picnic shelter||102969||$2,904*|
|M||Simon Steel||Gate fabrication||092579||$2,235|
* Amount for this project only; part of term and supply contract or part of larger contract.
** C = contract work; M = materials only
(Vendor list last updated: end of project)
Philips Lake Trail
Boat and Fishing Docks