Capital Improvement Project: Again St. Park Improvements

Funding Fiscal Year: 2011
Project Number: C00469
Project Budget: $48,000*
Funding Source: CDBG
Year Completed: 2013

*Mid-year appropriation
CDBG = Community Development Block Grant

Description: Replace shelter, install new sidewalks, storm water drainage improvements, renovate playground, renovate concrete picnic tables and seats, and replace exercise equipment.

Project Manager: Mike Snyder, Superintendent of Planning and Development, 573-874-7204
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Council Items:

Plansopens PDF file

Interested Parties Meeting: Held on May 19, 2011, 6-7pm at the ARC, 1701 W. Ash Street.

Project Notes: CDBG funding was approved and budgeted for this project at the August 2, 2010 Council Meeting. Ordinance to appropriate funding for the project was approved at the December 20, 2010 Council Meeting. Council approved project on July 5, 2011. The City also executed a new new land use agreement with Columbia Public Schoolsopens PDF file  on June 11, 2011.

Three pieces of fitness equipment were purchased on this project, and eight pieces of equipment for Again St. Park were purchased from the Fitness Station Replacement Project.

Project Status: Completed.

Major Vendors

Purchase Order#
C Fry & Assoc. Climbing wall and installation 112609 $5,668
M Ahrens Steel Reinforcing steel 120699 $1,678
M La Cross Lumber Shelter materials 120682 $4,475
M Ahrens Steel Steel beams 112409 $1,919
M All Inclusive Rec Playground repair parts 120353 $5,575
M All Inclusive Rec Fitness Equipment 131293 $7,351*

* Amount of purchase order charged to this project only. See notation under “Project Notes” regarding purchase of fitness equipment.

30+-year old wooden shelter scheduled for replacement
New shelter under construction. Old shelter (visible in the background) to be demolished once the new shelter is completed (Photo taken 1-10-2012)
Completed shelter constructed by park staff
(Photo taken 5-11-2012)
New climbing wall installed at playground
(Photo taken 3-13-2012)
Park staff constructed new bench seats to replace broken seats for two concrete table sets and stained seats and table tops for all three concrete table sets.
(Photo taken 5-11-2012)
Old wooden exercise station to be replaced
(Photo taken 3-11-11)
New exercise stations
(Photo taken 9-17-13)


Again St. Park

Capital Improvement Program