Capital Improvement Project: Douglass Park Improvements – Phase II

Funding Fiscal Year: 2016
Project Number: 00626
Project Budget: $225,000*
Funding Source: Park Sales Tax
Year Completed  2018

* Pending City Council approval of mid-year appropriation.

Project Description: Project plans include shelter replacement, sidewalk improvements, playground equipment replacement and the addition of a skate spot.

Media Inquiries: Tammy Miller, Marketing Specialist, 573-874-7465, tammy.miller@como.govcreate new email

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

Council Items

Interested Parties Meeting: Held on January 13, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Douglass High School, 310 N. Providence Road, Columbia, MO 65203. An online survey was also conducted. No public comments were received.

Community meeting for conceptual design of the skate park was held Friday June 3, 2016 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at the ARC. American Ramp Company presented generic designs to generate discussion with the local skate community. The meeting was well attended with 20-25 participants.

Preliminary Project Plansopens PDF file

Project Status: Completed.

Major Vendors

Purchase Order#
c PS Commercial Play Playground with installation 20171451 $59,735
C American Ramp Company Skate park equipment 20171812 $84,625
C Rick Richarson Excavation Grading 20170335 $1,672
C Kenton Brothers Camera equipment 20171655 $5,534
M Hutchinson Recreation 14′ square shelter 20172004 $8,200

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

Douglass Park

Capital Improvement Program