Fitness Path

The project will proceed in 2 phases to allow Community Playfields to remain open during construction. Temporary fences will be installed in construction zones. Please see below for a timeline of each phase.

State of the Project:

October 2021

  • Work officially began on the Fitness Path at Community Playfields. Tree protection was placed and site prep work was completed.

September 2021

  • The September 13 Park Board meeting reached a milestone for the Community Playfields improvements. After a bidding process for the one-mile fitness path, park district staff and project engineers recommended the lowest bid, which came in below the cost estimate. The bid was accepted and approved by the board.

Timeline:

Estimated start date: September 27

Estimated completion date: November 19

Phase 1: north side of park

  • Week 1 - Tree protection, inlet protection
  • Week 2 - Earth excavating
  • Week 3 - Drainage improvements
  • Week 4 - Sub base and decomposed granite completed

Phase 2: south side of park

  • Week 4 - Tree protection, inlet protection
  • Week 5 - Earth excavating
  • Week 6 - Under-drain in path
  • Week 7 - Sub base and decomposed granite completed
  • Week 8 - Site restoration

Download the Fitness Path Map! See where your new path will run!