Park Improvements

Expressway Park

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Project Overview

Expressway Park has experienced many renovations over the past several years. The park now offers many exciting amenities including the recreation center, picnic pavilions, a portion of the Downtown Greenway path, fitness equipment, lighted football practice field, a playground. Also, the recently lighted basketball court was resurfaced by Walk-Ons.

Project Updates

  • August 2013 - Executed agreement with the Downtown Development District for funds from RTP Grant to build the first phase of the Downtown Greenway
  • February 2014 - Awarded the Downtown Greenway Phase I - ANR Construction
  • March 2014 - Executed second agreement with the Downtown Development District for funds from RTP Grant to build the second phase of the Downtown Greenway
  • April 2014 - Interior renovations to Recreation Center - complete
  • May 2014 - Awarded the Downtown Greenway Phase II - ANR Construction
  • July 2014 - Approached by Walk-On's renovate a basketball court with funds from their annual Golf Tournament
  • May 2015 - Expressway Park & DDD Downtown Greenway - Ribbon Cutting
  • July 2015 -Football Practice Field Lighting – construction drawings 50% - Working on DOTD Permit
  • July 21, 2015 - Walk-On’s Basketball Court – complete – Ribbon Cutting Event
  • September 2015 - Football Field Lighting – construction docs 95% - Working on DOTD Permit
  • January 2016 - Fitness Equipment installed at Myrtle Street Trailhead
  • February 2016 - Field Lighting Out to Bid – Bid Opens March 8th for March Commission Approval
  • April 2016 - Field Lighting Bid – Notice to proceed issued
  • November 3, 2016 - Football Practice Field Lights - Grand Opening
  • November 2016 - Little Free Library installed by area student

Latest Round of Improvements Completed: November 2016

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