2015 Annual Park Improvement Projects

In Fiscal Year 2015, $125,000 was budgeted for major park maintenance and small renovation or enhancement projects. Projects were submitted for approval in the Capital Improvement Program, as part of the budget process. Any unused fund balance is reserved for potential grant matches, other unanticipated projects that may require mid-year funding, or rolled over to the next fiscal year for future projects. The projects below were chosen for 2015 annual park improvement projects. Details on each individual project follow.

Funding Fiscal Year: 2015
Project Number: C00056
Project Budget: $125,000
Funding Source: Park Sales Tax
Projects Funded: Project Number Project Name Amount Funded by 2014 Annual Parks
C00594 Nifong Park: Replacement of Maplewood home roof $40,000
C00595 Parkade Park Improvements $30,000*
C00596 Shepard Park Playground Replacement $35,000*
C00597 Smithton Playground Surface Replacement $30,000

* Budget includes $5,000 PYA (previous year appropriation)


Nifong Park: Replacement of Maplewood Home Roof

Funding Fiscal Year: 2015
Project Number: C00594
Project Budget: $40,000
Funding Source: Annual Parks – Park Sales Tax
Year Completed: 2015

Project Description: Replacement of the roof on the Maplewood home due to age and failing shingles. 

Council Items

Project Manager:  Mark Kottwitz, Maintenance Supervisor, 573-874-6332,mark.kottwitz@como.gov

Project Status: Completed.

Major Vendors

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Vendor
Item
Purchase Order#
Amount
M G&R Construction, Inc. Roof Replacement 151812 $13,566

* C=Contract Work; P=Professional Services; M=Materials Only

Nifong Park


Parkade Park Improvements

Funding Fiscal Year: 2015
Project Number: C00595
Project Budget: $30,000
Funding Source:

$25,000 – Annual Parks – Park Sales Tax
$5,000 – PYA 

Project Description: Project will include the replacement of the fitness station equipment located within the park as well as replacing the 2 year old to 5 year old age group playground equipment. 

Project Manager: Toney Lowery, Sr. Park Planner, 573-874-7537,toney.lowery@como.gov

Council Items

Interested Parties (IP) Meeting: An IP meeting was held on January 7, 2015, at Parkade Baptist Church, 2012 N. Garth Ave., Columbia, MO 65202.

Proposed plans

Comments received at the interested parties meeting

Project Status: Complete.

Major Vendors

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Vendor
Item
Purchase Order#
Amount
C Landscape Structures Playground and Installation 151821 $24,913

* Amount for this contract only.
* C=Contract Work; P=Professional Services; M=Materials Only

Parkade Park


Shepard Park Playground Replacement

Funding Fiscal Year: 2015
Project Number: C00596
Project Budget: $35,000
Funding Source:

$30,000 – Annual Parks – Park Sales Tax
$5,000 – PYA

Year Completed: 2015

Shepard Park Playground ReplacementProject Description: Replacement of the existing playground structure within the park due to age, wear and failure to meet playground safety standards. 

Project Manager: Ryan Atkinson

Council Items

Project Status: Completed.

Major Vendors

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Vendor
Item
Purchase Order#
Amount
C Playpower LT Farmington Playground and installation 151499 $32,232

* C=Contract Work; P=Professional Services; M=Materials Only

Shepard Boulevard Park


Smithton Playground Surface Replacement

Funding Fiscal Year: 2015
Project Number: C00597
Project Budget: $30,000
Funding Source:

Annual Parks – Park Sales Tax

Year Completed: 2015

 

Smithton Playground Surface Replacement

Project Description: Replacement of the current poured in 
place rubber surfacing at the playground due to age and wear.

Project Manager: Toney Lowery, Sr. Park Planner,

573-874-7537, toney.lowery@como.gov

Council Items

Project Status: Completed.

Major Vendors

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Vendor
Item
Purchase Order#
Amount
C Fry & Assoc Install playground surfacing 151447 $24,799

* C=Contract Work; P=Professional Services; M=Materials Only

Smithton Park


Capital Improvement Program