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2012 Playground Renovations

​Current Status Complete​
​Timeline Expected to Be Completed Fall 2012​
​Location ​Various Playgrounds Across the City
 

DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT

This project will replace 9 existing city-wide playgrounds that are due for replacement. All 9 playgrounds are to be renovated by Habitat Systems.
 

BACKGROUND

The City of Lethbridge is undertaking a renovation and refurbishment program to repair and replace aging playgrounds and play equipment in several municipal parks throughout the city.
 
In 2012 this program will include the renovation of existing playgrounds and the installation of new play equipment in up to nine existing playground sites. These sites include:
 
North:
•  Jeanne Sauve playground (Pavan Park)
•  Meadowlark playground
•  St. Francis playground
South:
•  Kinette Active Park (Lakeview Park)
•  Kings Crescent playground
West:
•  Ridgewood playground
•  Willowbrook playground
•  Mt. Crandell playground
•  Tartan Circle playground

SCOPE

Preparation of conceptual layout designs of all play equipment including representations
and descriptions of all equipment, proposed locations, fall zone requirements, no
encroachment zones, play surface depths and requirements, materials, colours, special
features and conditions.
 
Manufacture, supply, storage as necessary, and delivery to the individual playground
sites of all materials, tools, fixtures, and equipment necessary for the complete
installation of all playground elements.
 
Submission of letters of compliance certifying that all equipment complies with and has
been installed to meet all applicable CSA and City of Lethbridge standards and
guidelines.
 
Warranty of all equipment and workmanship for a period of not less than 1 year.
 
All associated removals, and landscape work related to the supply, design and
installation of new playground equipment including but not limited to:
•  Irrigation repair
•  Tree planting and removal
•  Pathway construction
•  Header and surfacing installation
•  Light standard installation
•  And general landscape construction

DELIVERABLES

• Nine (9) new playground installations completely installed by September 2012
• Finished landscaping

OUTCOMES/EXPECTED RESULTS

This project addresses the asset management of an aging fleet of playgrounds that need replacing to meet current CSA standards.

 

 

Jeanne Sauve Playgroundhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/Jeanne Sauve Playground.jpgJeanne Sauve Playground
Kings Crescent Playgroundhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/Kings Crescent Playground.jpgKings Crescent Playground
Lakeview Gym Playgroundhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/Lakeview Gym Playground.jpgLakeview Gym Playground
Meadowlark Playgroundhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/Meadowlark Playground.jpgMeadowlark Playground
Mt Crandell Playgroundhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/Mt Crandell Playground.jpgMt Crandell Playground
Ridgewood Playgroundhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/Ridgewood Playground.jpgRidgewood Playground
JMAA Architecture Sketchhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/SAEA.jpgJMAA Architecture Sketch
St Francis Playgroundhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/St Francis Playground.jpgSt Francis Playground
Tartan Circle Playgroundhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/Tartan Circle Playground.jpgTartan Circle Playground
Willowbrook Playgroundhttp://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Projects-Initiatives/Current-Projects/2012 Playgrounds/Willowbrook Playground.jpgWillowbrook Playground

Funding

​Source ​Amount
Pay As You Go​ ​$567,000
Internal Borrowing​ ​$386,158​
Total​ ​$953,158​

 

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Contact Information

Dave Ellis, Parks Manager
david.ellis@lethbridge.ca
403 320 3848