WINS

Project Updates

Download June 22, 2017 Committee of the Whole WINS Project Updates Presentation

Download April 20, 2017 Committee of the Whole WINS Project Updates Presentation


Projects Underway

Indoor Sportsplex

August 2018: Projected construction completion.
November 2017: Construction scheduled to begin.
October 2017: Project scheduled for bid.
July-September 2017: Construction documents and plan review.
May-June 2017: Project design.
April 28, 2017: Contract signed with design firm Sherman Carter Barnhart Architects, firm unanimously recommended by selection committee.
April 13, 2017: Top 2 firms interviewed.
March 21, 2017: 8 RFPs received.
February 28, 2017: Sportsplex Request for Proposals (RFP) issued.
February 2017: City Council approved $4,608,000 for project.

Greenway Expansion

June 2017: Selection of design firm is in progress.
May 25, 2017: State transportation cabinet awarded project $714,000 in CY2016 Transportation Alternatives Program reimbursement program funds.
April 2017: Negotiated contract details with Phase I design firm Lose & Associates.
February 2017: City Council approved $2,200,000 for project.

Sidewalk Improvement Plan

August-September 2017: Project on Woodmill Road is in progress.
June-July 2017: Durrett Avenue, College Street, Broad Street, Central Avenue, and Glass Avenue sidewalks completed. 
May 2017: Public Works evaluated and prioritized 50 total projects.
April 2017: Contracts signed with construction firms for new sidewalk construction. 
February 2017: City Council approved $1,267,764 for project.

2nd Street Park

June 2017: Conceptual park rendering supported by East Side Neighborhood.  Construction documents are being prepared.
April 2017: Second park rendering developed based on East Side Neighborhood feedback.
March 7, 2017: Draft rendering shared with East Side Neighborhood Association for feedback.
February 2017: Draft park rendering developed.

February 2017: City Council approved an additional $250,000 for project.
November 2015: City Council approved using $318,000 from Section 108 Loan toward project.

Joe Mumford Park


June 2017: Continue property acquisition.
February 2017: City Council approved an additional $650,000 for project.
November 2015: City Council approved using $100,000 from Section 108 Loan toward project.

Ag Expo

May 2017: Markin Consulting presented draft market demand assessment study for proposed Western Kentucky Ag Expo Center intended to serve Christian, Trigg and Todd counties.  Click here for a copy of the study.
February 2017: City Council approved $1,000,000 toward project.
February 2, 2017: Markin Consulting hosted public community forum as part of continued feasibility/market study work.

Conference Center Expansion

April 2017: Design development is complete.
February 2017: City Council approved $1,000,000 toward project.

Alhambra Theater

August-September 2017: Interior renovations are underway.
June-August 2017: Marquee replacement completed.
April 11, 2017: County accepted Trio Signs bid for marquee replacement.

Pennyroyal Area Museum

April 2017: Project is in design phase.



Project Financing

June 2017: The next round of tax credit applications are due October 2017.