Phase I Improvements


Project Update:

Construction of Big Rock Park Central is now complete! A construction contract was awarded in May 2020 and the park opened to the public in June 2021. The park boasts 1.5 miles of meandering trails, the historic Reard House, the Heritage Garden, and The Treehouse. Come visit this wonderful addition to our park system!

Project Summary:

Phase I Improvements will construct all necessary improvements to open the park to the public. These include right of way improvements on 221st Ave SE and approximately 300 lineal feet of street frontage improvements along 220th Avenue SE, a large turn-around for EVA/Fire access, construction of a 12-stall parking lot, improvements associated with the pre-fabricated restroom installation, extensive septic, utility, and stormwater infrastructure, pedestrian circulation, ADA access to the Reard House, renovations to the existing tree house, landscaping and irrigation.


As part of the bid award on May 5, 2020, City Council authorized total project costs for Phase I Improvements not to exceed $3.7 million.

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