Capital Improvement Project: Blind Boone Home Renovation

Funding Fiscal Year: 2013
Project Number: C00123
Project Budget: $372,035
Funding Source:

$326,855 General Fund (FY 2012 Surplus)
$16,500 Donation (2013 Blind Boone Heritage Foundation)
$2,700 Donation (2016 Blind Boone Heritage Foundation)
$10,369 Prior Year Appropriation
$15,611 Park Services General Fund


Project Description: Renovation of the Blind Boone Home to include interior restoration, minor exterior repairs, and landscaping. Work will be accomplished with a combination of contract, volunteer and force account labor. The Blind Boone Heritage Foundation donated $16,500 for the landcaping portion of the project.

Project Manager: Matt Boehner, Sr. Park Planner, 874-7204, matthew.boehner@como.govcreate new email

Council Items

Detailed Cost Estimateopens PDF file  (list of improvements)

Blind Boone Home
Blind Boone Home, 10 N. Fourth Street



Project Notes: Project was approved at the June 3, 2013 Council Meeting.

Status: Completed.

Major Vendors

Purchase Order#
P Byndom, Stanton, & Assoc, LLC Provide services for achieving, monitoring and recording MBE/WBE participation in the bidding of the project 141447 $3,500
C Nehemiah Const. Demolition services 142186 $7,850
C Schlacks Const. Selective demolition services 150505 $7,417
C Crawford Construction Interior construction and renovations 151008 $281,642
C JOS Exterior Painting 151811 $22,852
M Midwest Block & Brick Landscaping Blocks 160939 $1,900
C Star Heating & Air HVAC Improvements 162260 $1,152
C McMurry Paper Hanging Wallpaper and Painting 161640 $19,164

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

Blind Boone Home Website (Heritage Foundation)

Capital Improvement Program