Mid-America Sports Complex Improvements 2020 Project

Date authorized: Project approved through Capital Improvement Plan

Project Authorization: $12,007,500

Delivery Method: Design, Bid, Build

Design Firm: VSR Design/Incite Design

Contractor: Zimmerman Construction Company, Inc.

Completion Date: Substantial Completion on fields and buildings September 2021

Future Pending Action(s): No action required from BOCC

Update: The scope of the project includes a new fan zone clubhouse building, a new concession/restroom building for the softball quadrant one (fields 1-4), a new entry gate/ticketing area, and new synthetic field turf for fields 1-4 and batting / pitching tunnels. The project also includes replacement of field lighting with LED lighting systems for all twelve (12) fields, irrigation system improvements, and the installation of security/data systems throughout the complex. JCPRD accepted bids on September 1, 2020 and the construction contract was awarded to Zimmerman Construction on September 16, 2020. The contractor has completed approximately 98% of the work.

The sports field lighting and synthetic field turf (fields 1-4) were completed in late April and softball and baseball play resumed at the complex on April 30, 2021. The concession restroom building went into service in late May. The Fanzone building received a temporary certificate of occupancy in September 1, 2021. The building is currently being used for food storage for the remainder of the 2021 season and to provide an additional food production area for satellite concession 1. The Fanzone playground, safety netting, and other Fanzone site amenities are planned to be complete in November.