|Unity Softball Field Project
Staff and the contractor continue to await drier conditions so that they are able to top-dress the seams of the sod in the outfield and regrade the infield one last time.
Unity Park Pond Dredging Project
American Underwater Services continues to dredge the ponds at Unity Park. They are currently to the dock on the lower pond. They expect to be done dredging the lower pond by this week. The bags will have to dry out for 3-4 weeks before the contractor is able to haul off the material. The parking lot that is between the ponds and Briarhill Blvd. will be closed for the duration of the project in order to stage their equipment.
Copperas Branch Park Master Plan
This week, La Terra Studio sent staff an updated plan for review. Staff is in the process of reviewing.
Doubletree Ranch Roof Replacement Project
The contractor continues to work on the roof replacement at the Doubletree Ranch Park barn. This project has been extended due to the weather with rain events happening for the past five weeks.
Sunset Point Park Project
The contactor continues to work on completing this project. The contractor is awaiting the delivery of the solar powered security light. It has been ordered and estimated delivery is five weeks from today.
Victoria Park Sidewalk Improvements Project
This project is not scheduled to be awarded until late summer of 2020 in combination with the Highland Village Rd. Sidewalk and FM 2499 sidewalk projects. Staff has been in coordination with BW2 Engineers regarding the design of all three projects. BW2 Engineers is in the process of revising the plans and will resubmit them to staff when they’re ready.
The contractor has installed the bollards between the park area and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) land to prevent people from driving onto the USACE land. They have also completed the installation of the turf, parking lot paint, and signs. Staff is currently working with the contractor to approve a solar security light for the site.
Victoria Park Sidewalk Improvements
Staff is reviewing the plans provided by BW2 Engineers, Inc. This project is scheduled to be awarded in the summer of 2020 in conjunction with the Highland Village Road and FM 2499 sidewalk projects.
The Youth Winter Basketball League games continue this Saturday at Briarhill Middle School, the playoffs will take place next Saturday, February 29.
This spring, the Parks and Recreation Department will be offering adult co-ed kickball at Unity Park. Registration will be open from Monday, February 3 through Friday, February 28. Games will start Wednesday, March 11 at Unity Park. To register your team, or to register as a free agent, visit teamsideline.com/highlandvillage.
Monday: Assorted Card Games - Dealer’s Choice, Spades in the Library Tuesday: Assorted Card Games - Dealer’s Choice, Dominoes, 42
Thursday: Assorted Card Games - Dealer’s Choice, Bridge, Rummikub
On Thursday, 34 Senior All-Stars enjoyed a loaded baked potato bar for lunch provided by Meals on Wheels. After lunch, some of the All-Stars stayed to play Bridge, Dominoes, and Pennies.
Community Education Classes
Yoga classes are available at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center. Private Yoga Classes are offered by certified Yoga Instructor, Rachel Swan. To schedule your private class, please contact Rachel Swan at (214) 641-4236 or email@example.com.
Drop in Yoga classes are available at the Doubletree Ranch Park Barn in Room 102. Come relax at New Beginnings Yoga before the hustle and bustle of the day. For more information, please contact Karen Fenton at (214) 695-3702 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Camp Gladiator is held at Unity Park on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday at 8:30 a.m.; at Doubletree Ranch Park on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 7:45 a.m.; as well as on Monday and Wednesday at 5:00 p.m., 6:15 p.m., and 7:30 p.m. at Doubletree Ranch Park.