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Parks and Recreation Improvements

 Updated: April 3, 2014 

 Parks & Recreation Improvements 

Project Allocation: $ 621,500
Votes: 1,323   Voting finish among 12 projects approved:  #3
Project Description:
Upgrade, repair & improve 13 park & recreation sites, including benches, playground equipment, restrooms, water fountains, sidewalks, picnic tables, soccer goals, trees, and lights.

Implementing Entities:
Greater Vallejo Recreation District (GVRD)
Police Activities League (PAL)

Background:
There are two project proponents: the Greater Vallejo Recreation District (GVRD) and the Police Activities League (PAL).  With PB funds, GVRD will carry out improvements at 11 City-owned parks and 1 GVRD owned site.  PAL will build restrooms and a new snack bar at the soccer fields they lease from the Vallejo City Unified School District.

Project Updates:  GVRD is expected to begin work in March 2014.  The completion date for GVRD’s work is June 2015. The start and completion date for PAL’s project is not presently known.  They will be determined as they prepare a scope for the project.
2/13/2014
The GVRD Board approved the agreement for improvements at 12 parks, totaling $371,500.  The agreement also describes $160,000 in value and financial in-kind contributions from GVRD.
7/23/2013   The City Council adopts Resolution 13-114 N.C., approving the Project for implementation.

Resources:
 Resolution No. 13-114 N.C.
 Original Project Proposal