Capital Improvement Project: Norma Sutherland Smith Park Development – Phase II

Funding Fiscal Year: 2017
Project Number: 00669
Project Budget: $375,000*
Funding Source: $225,000 – Park Sales Tax
$150,000 – Land and Water Conservation Fund Grant
Year Completed: 2020

*Note: $150,000 LWCF grant was appropriated to 00559 (Phase I). Funds were expended for Phase II amenities, thus included in the project budget above.

Project Scope: Second phase of development to complete or significantly accomplish park master plan. Amenities included the playground, full basketball court, baseball practice field, restroom, skate spot, and lake trail.

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

Project Input: Matt Boehner, Sr. Park Planner, 573-874-7204, matthew.boehner@como.govcreate new email

Proposed Plans:

Interested Parties Meeting: Held on September 8, 2016 at Alpha Hart Lewis Elementary, 5801 Arbor Pointe Pkwy, Columbia, MO 65202. An online survey was also conducted from Septemeber 8, 2016 to September 19, 2016. No comments were received.

Council Item: Project Approval
Council Item: Grant Approval

Project Status: Completed.

Major Vendors

Purchase Order#
C Tom Adair Construction Concrete 20171021 $23,903
M CXT Restroom 20171479 $43,900
M Playcore Playground Equipment 20172638 $15,524
M American Ramp Company Skate Park Equipment 20173027 $26,450
M BSN Sport Supply Basketball Equipment Pcard $4,550
M Wood Link Fence Company Backstop Fencing 20172837 $6,864
C Richardson Excavation Excavation Services 20180750 $16,149
M Con Agg of MO (Boone Quarries) Rock 20180473 $22,062
M Central Concrete Concrete 20180325 $14,733
M Columbia Ready Mix Concrete 20180414 $1,418
 C Cunningham Recreation/Play & Park Playground Equipment Contract $86,130

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

Smith Park playground and shelterSmith Park ballfield

Location of Smith Park in northeast Columbia is indicated on the map below (click for park directory).
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Location of Smith Park in northeast Columbia is indicated on the map below.

Smith Park

Capital Improvement Program