Capital Improvement Project: Southeast Regional Park Tennis/Pickleball Complex (Philips Park)

Funding Fiscal Year: 2018 and 2020
Project Number: 00693
Project Budget : $500,000
Funding Source:

FY 2018: $250,000 – Park Sales Tax
FY 2020: $250,000 – LWCF Grant*

Year Completed:  

*Mid-year appropriation

Project Description:

  • Phase I Development: Two tennis courts, 30 car parking lot, major site grading at Philips Park
  • Phase II Development: Four pickleball courts, 30 car parking lot, restrooms, small shelter at Philips Park


Media Inquiries:

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

Project input:

Toney Lowery, Sr. Park Planner, 573-874-7537 toney.lowery@como.govcreate new email

Council Items:

Interested Parties Meeting and Online Survey: 

An interested parties meeting was held on January 10, 2019 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the Boone County Historical Society, 3801 Ponderosa Street, Columbia, MO, 65201.  An online survey was available from January 3, 2019 through January 17, 2019.  Comments receivedopens PDF file

Project Notes: 

The development of a tennis/pickleball complex at Philips Park prompted a revision of the Philips Park Master Planopens PDF file . A $250,000 Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) grant was awarded, which allowed for Phase II of the project, and the grant funds were appropriated mid-year (FY 2020).

Project Status: 

Project plans have been approved and the procurement process is underway.

Capital Improvement Program

Philips Park