(Updated May 31, 2020)
Project Name: Kill Creek Park Observation Tower
Date authorized: 11/15/2017 (approved $1,000,000 from JCPRD’s capital improvement fund and $1,051,627 from The Parks and Recreation Foundation of Johnson County)
Project Authorization: $2,051,627
Delivery Method: Design, Bid, Build
Design Firm: SFS
Contractor: Loyd Buildings, Inc.
Completion Date: Substantial Completion May 21, 2020
Future Pending Action(s): No action required from BOCC
Update: The contractor is substantially complete with the tower construction. Two items identified during the code inspector’s 5/18/2020 site review remain to be completed. The area has been seeded and turf is growing-in. JCPRD’s contractor for the security cameras is pending installation of elevator ceiling modifications. JCPRD is currently evaluating when to open the observation tower to the public.