Installing new skate park at Strickland Park.
This Community Development Block Grant project was financed in whole or in part by funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development as administered by the Oklahoma Department of Commerce.
Stillwater City Council selected the skate park renovations as the recipient of the 2017 Community Development Block Grant at its regular meeting on May 1, 2017.
The projected cost of the project is $242,254. The Community Development Block Grant allocation is for $121,127.
The CDBG grant has a required one-to-one match for funding. Stillwater City Council approves the project(s) and funding and the City of Stillwater administers the project(s).
May 9, 2018: Notice to proceed given to contractor, Spohn Ranch.
July 20, 2018: Construction scheduled to begin the week of July 30, 2018.
Sept. 25, 2018: Earthwork is proceeding along with the installation of steel and forms in preparation of installation of concrete.
Oct. 23, 2018: Crews have started to install concrete on the skate elements.
Jan. 14, 2019: Contractor has completed the install of concrete for the skate area. Work continues on concrete pads for benches and bleachers. Also to be installed is a water fountain. Once these are installed, sod will be installed. Estimated time of completion is the end of February.
(Posted July 20, 2018)
(Posted Sept. 25, 2018)