Each summer, the department plans and implements a park pavement maintenance project. The 2018 projects are summarized below:
New Trail Construction/Reconstruction
Projects include reconstruction segments of trail throughout the city, which are in poor condition and showing signs of severe surface raveling and large sections of trail in need of reconstruction.
Wedgewood Heights Park - Tennis court reconstruction during the summer of 2018, as part of the annual Parks Pavement Project. Project to include initial borings to verify soils, followed by a totally new surface, new paint, new 10' black vinyl fence, additional drainage under the courts, some upgrades to benches and bench pads, including extending bench pad to incorporate job box, some trail repair following construction and drainage installation.
Fairway Meadows Park - Project includes color coating the basketball and tennis courts and basketball net adjusted to new standards.
Parks and Playgrounds
Windwood Passage Park Improvements - Future plans include replacing the existing playground with a new play structure, correcting drainage issues along the trail and improving the ball field backstop fencing. A project timeline and updates will be provide as they become available.
Ojibway Park Project