Project 5: Rocksprings Park Revitalization

Project Description
This project included development of a park master plan and design and construction of a variety of park improvements for Rocksprings Park located between Baxter Street and Columbus Avenue.  The Project included an 8,100 square foot Community Center Building with multi-purpose rooms, game room, arts/crafts room, ceramics room, kiln room, office and work room space, kitchen, and storage. The playground and playground equipment were updated and the basketball courts removed and replaced with two new basketball courts. A large group area Pavilion was also constructed to accommodate picnic tables, two toilet rooms, serving area, and utility closet. On-street parking was expanded to accommodate the new Community Center Building.



Project Details
  • Project Sponsor: Leisure Services
  • Type: Parks and Recreation
  • Project Manager: Keith Sanders 

Status: August 31, 2012 

  • The Community Center was completed and became operational in December 2010. The completed Center was awarded a LEED Gold Certification for the efficient energy and environmental compliance design and construction features. The pavilion and associated playground construction were completed in Dec 2011.
  • Expended: $2,600,648

Budget

Fiscal Period

Amount

FY 2006 (Tier 1)

$74,581

FY 2007 (Tier 2)

$470,000

FY 2008 (Tier 3)

$350,000

FY 2009 (Tier 4)

$378,000

FY 2010 (Tier 5)

$1,329,787

Total for this project:

$2,602,368