Park Improvements

Highland Road Community Park

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Features in Current Project Improvements:

  • DEMOLITION of overnight house at Highland Observatory
  • NEW Building at Observatory - building modular building

Project Updates

  • September 2020 - NTP issued for Lloyd Nabors
  • October 2020 - Demolition complete 100%, Planning to begin for new overnight facility

Estimated Completion for Current Improvements:

Previous Improvements

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  • Improved Disc Golf Course

Completed: Early 2020
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Highland Road Commmunity Park underwent renovations in 3 phases, focusing on different segements of the parks. A master plan was created in Janauary 2008 through public planning meetings. Phase 1 include the re-surfacing of existing tennis courts and constructing five new courts. The parking lots near the recreation center were also renovated andd additional parking added. Phase 2 included a new parking lot, a 2/3 mile walking path with benches and an exercise station, a new large pavilion & lawn area for entertainment venues, and a walking promenade with benches. Phase 3 included a new playground and splash pad constructed near the recreation center, new modular restrooms, lighting and seating area, a new roof on the recreation center, and a new central air system for the rereation center. Phase 3 was completed in July 2015 and a grand opening for the new features was held on August 7, 2015.


  • New Playground Shade Sails

Completed: August 2018

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