Kilgore Trails System - Phase 1

PROJECT

Kilgore Trails System - Phase 1

ENGINEER

Schaumburg & Polk, Inc.

CONTRACTOR

City of Kilgore Construction Crew

CONSTRUCTION COST

$352,151.85

FUNDING SOURCE

Texas Parks & Wildlife Grant - $195,787.00
Kilgore Economic Development Corporation 4A(s) Funds - $156,364.85

PROJECT LOCATION

The project is located between Stone Rd. and Dudley Rd. along Willow Springs Road and Bighead Creek.

PROJECT SCHEDULE

February 2017 - June 2018

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

This project consists of earthwork and the construction of an 8' wide trail which will mostly be asphalt. There will also be benches and trash cans along the trail. This is the first of multiple phases for a trail system throughout Kilgore.

PROJECT UPDATE

  • Groundbreaking took place on Friday, February 3rd.
  • Earthwork for the trail is in progress
  • Seasonal wet weather has initiated delays, but the project is back in full swing
  • A wooden boardwalk is being installed by Mobbs Builders
  • The majority of the trail has been paved and one of the two trail head parking lots are complete

WORK IN PROGRESS PHOTOS