Press release date: Mon Aug 9th, 2010
WEST LINN – Construction work on Marylhurst Park is scheduled to begin on August 10, 2010. Marylhurst Park is West Linn’s newest community park. Planned amenities include a community gathering tree, labyrinth, playground, spray ground, basketball court, sport field, gazebos and restrooms. The approved Marylhurst Park Master Plan is available online here. Marylhurst Park is the last park to be developed from the voter-approved 1998 Parks Bond.
Construction goals for this construction season include grading the entire site, installing the irrigation and seeding the turf areas, installing selected landscaping for the park, installing the pathways within the park, constructing the Michelin Street entrance and parking, developing the wetland area, and hopefully installing the playground.
Kodiak Pacific Construction Company was awarded the construction contract on July 26, 2010. The contract price is $403,403. Ken Worcester will serve as the City’s project manager on this project with assistance from Ken Warner; any questions or concerns about the work can be directed to Mr. Worcester or Mr. Warner, 503-557-4700 or Ken Worcester at email@example.com and/or Ken Warner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AUGUST 19, 2010 - The Marylhurst Neighborhood Association will meet on August 24, 2010 at 7:00 at the West Linn Adult Community Center to discuss this project and other issues of neighborhood concern.
AUGUST 11, 2010 - Site and equipment mobilization will begin on August 11 and 12, 2010. Tree protection and erosion control will begin on Monday, August 16, 2010. Clearing and grubbing will begin on Wednesday, August 18, 2010. Please bookmark this page for construction updates and news.