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Park Development CIP Projects
FY 2015 funding is provided for $160K in improvements to park facilities citywide funded with cash from the General Fund as it has been since FY 2011.  There is nearly $1.2 million in 4B funding for the construction of a splash pad, additional parking and lighting, and an entrance sign at SH96 at the Hometown Heroes Park (formerly Eastern Regional Park), $1.5 million for the TxDOT FM518 Hike & Bike Trail, $4.5 million to construct hike and bike trails throughout the city, $670K for a new entrance at the Sportsplex off of Walker Street along with a right turn lane into the existing entrance on SH96, over $107K for wetland enhancements and shoreline protection at the Nature Center, and $50K to construct a dog park. This project will construct a dog park on nearly 1.5 acre property located south of the Animal Shelter on Kansas Ave sharing existing parking with the Animal Shelter


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Projects In Progress At A Glance: (as of October 2016)

Parks Facilities Renewal:  Concrete trail repairs at Rustic Oaks and Countryside Park are complete.  Sportsplex concrete trail repairs will begin after Fall Ball Season ends at the end of November. Staff is awaiting completed fabrication and receipt of the directional/informational kiosk signage for the Sportsplex.  Staff will install signage one received.

TxDOT FM518 Bypass Hike & Bike:  Award of design contract awarded October 8, 2013; met with Parks Board in September to discuss alignment alternatives; new alignment along FM270 in lieu crossing Robinson Bayou approved by TxDOT; July 2014 TxDOT sent letter rescinding funding.  Application made to the 2015 TIP call for projects; project selected and is scheduled for funding in FY 2023.  Staff will seek ways to move project up in funding/schedule.

TxDOT Bike Trail & Sidewalk:  FY 2016: Application made to the 2015 TIP call for projects; project selected and is scheduled for funding in FY 2021.  Staff will seek ways to move project up in funding schedule.  This Project is on Hold

TxDOT Trail-Palomino Rd to Ross Elementary:  FY 2016: The Hike and Bike trail will run on the north side of FM518 from Ross Elementary to Magnolia Estates Blvd. and on the south side of FM518 from Ross Elementary to Palomino Road. Application made to the 2015 TIP call for projects; project selected and is scheduled for funding in FY 2023.  Staff will seek ways to move project up in funding schedule.  This Project is on Hold.

Hometown Heroes Park 5K Loop:  FY 2016: Grant project for a decomposed granite hike and bike trail that will run in its entirety off road and in the confines of the Hometown Heroes Park. Pending Texas New Mexico easement approval.  This Project is on Hold.

Parks Open Space & Trails Master Plan:  FY 2016: This project would be the preparation of an updated Parks & Open Space Master Plan for the City of League City.  Public survey available online for citizen input extended through the month of November.

Hometown Heroes Park (ERP) - Phase 3 – (1) SH96 entrance sign:  Construction awarded by Council October 25, 2016; anticipated completion January 2017.  (2) Additional parking & lighting - Punch list finalized; closing out project.

Sportsplex Entrance - Walker St. Access: Design began August 2015. CenterPoint is amenable to current parking lot plan. PSA Agreement with ARKK awarded May 24th Council agenda.  Plans submitted to CenterPoint and TNMP for approval.  Anticipated bid September 2016.

Sportsplex Entrance - LC Pkwy Rt. Turn Lane: Design began August 2015. 

Design began August 2015. CenterPoint is amenable to current parking lot plan. PSA Agreement with ARKK awarded May 24th Council agenda.  Plans submitted to CenterPoint and TNMP for approval.  Received bids October 18, 2016.  Anticipate award November 22, 2016.

Nature Center Wetland Enhancement & Shoreline Protection Project FY2015 project: Anticipated construction rebid December 2016. 

Hike and Bike Trails Way - Finding Signage:  FY 2017 Project:  This project to provide way-finding, safety, and interpretive signage for Hike & Bike Trail System.

Heritage Park Soundwall:  FY 2017: Design and construct a 60' long x12' tall soundwall at Heritage Park for the purpose of lowering sound levels (created by Heritage Park events) by 10 decibels. 

Claremont Connector Hike & Bike Trail:  FY 2017 project: 8' wide, 1.5 mile multi-use concrete path connecting the subdivisions of Claremont Park, Cedar Landing, and Clear Creek Meadows to the existing trails at Clear Creek Meadows (to the East) and Rustic Oaks (to the West).

Calder Connector:  The Calder Connector consists of a multi-use concrete path that is approximately 200 linear feet in length.  The width of the trail will match the pathways on each side of this proposed connection.  This project would connect the final piece of the main artery of Hike & Bike Trails that run from East to West across the City of League City.  This would provide a complete connection from the Friendswood City Limits on the West side of League City to the Kemah City Limits on the East side of League City.  This trail segment would allow for a safe walking route along League City Parkway.  This Hike & Bike Trail Project would utilize 4B Funds in the amount of $20,000.

Dog Park: FY2015 project:  proposed to be located on nearly 1.5 acre property located south of the Animal Shelter on Kansas Ave sharing existing parking with the Animal Shelter.  Anticipate Animal Shelter needs assessment for Council approval in May 2015 that may impact Dog Park preferred location.  This project is ON HOLD pending animal shelter feasibility study.



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