Most of the Capital Projects relating to the improvement of our outdoor recreational facilities have been sponsored by the Recreation Department. Our objective is to have state of the art, aesthetically pleasing, functional and safe recreational facilities that meet the needs of our residents.
Recreational Facilities Capital Projects
February 2021 Update
Arsenal Park Phase A - design plans
In construction phase - 60% complete.
Contractor has prepared the site for winter shutdown – will continue work as weather permits.
Anticipated project completion June 2021.
Arsenal Park Phase B - design plans
The Planning & Development Department, in conjunction with the Conservation Committee, is overseeing Phase B renovations.
Future public meetings will be held to finalize proposed plans.
Casey Park Phase II – design plans
Preliminary design phase with a concept plan rendering dated February 2018
Highlights include updated baseball amenities, storage and restrooms.
Filippello Park Spray Park – design plans
Planning including site visits, coordination with local authorities and manufacturers, and determining state/local permit requirements.
Scope, schedule and budget are in development for a draft contract.
Filippello Park Sports Field Lighting Project - design plans
Arlington Street Lights - Complete
Grove Street Lights - In Construction Phase
Foundation excavation began in January 2021 and was completed in February 2021.
Lighting and fencing installation to be completed in March 2021, the new scoreboard was installed March 2, 2021.
Project has been delayed from Summer 2020 completion due to increased construction oversight required by the DEP.
Final seeding and landscaping for the soil excavate area to be completed May 2021.
Lowell Tot Lot
CDM Smith submitted a proposal including scope and budget for design, bidding and construction administration, status pending.
Moxley Park – design plans
Preliminary design phase with a concept plan rendering dated February 2018.
Upon review and recommendation, the development of scope, schedule, and budget will begin for a draft contract to review.
Saltonstall Tot Lot and Field Lighting Improvements – design plans
No Preliminary Design Phase was conducted – No Public Meetings were held
Project design plans will be reviewed with others to determine priority in the Capital Budget planning.
Victory Field Phase II Improvements – design plans
Town Administration requested hold on further work due to potential impacts of the High School Project, project ready to continue when directed.