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New Shelter for Monroe Crossing Park by June 2020

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Topic: New Shelter for Monroe Crossing Park by June 2020
Posted By: Monroe News
Subject: New Shelter for Monroe Crossing Park by June 2020
Date Posted: Oct 08 2018 at 1:43pm

Resolution No. 59-2018. A Resolution accepting a grant in the amount of $165,000 from the Ohio 
Department of Natural Resources and, authorizing the City Manager to enter into an agreement for  
use  of  the  grant  funds  for  the  construction  of  a  new  shelter/restroom  building  at  
Monroe Crossings Park. (Second Reading)

Background.   No changes have been made since the first reading. This is a pass through grant 
agreement  administered  by  ODNR  that  was  approved  to  receive  state  grant  funding  for  
the construction of a new shelter/restroom building in Monroe Crossings Park. This project was part 
of the Parks System Master Plan to construct a restroom/shelter near the back of Monroe Crossings 
park where the majority of the soccer fields are located. Monroe soccer administration has been 
requesting  restrooms  and  a  safety shelter  in  this  area  for  several  years  since  it  is  
such  a  long distance from the rear of the park to the existing concession building/restroom 
facility. We have received approval of grant funding of $165,000. $161,700 to construct the 
facility and $3,300 to ODNR for administrative fees) to construct this facility. We have moved 
forward with the design of the project and it must be completed by June of 2020.

Source: Monroe Council Minutes
Regular Meeting of Council
September 25, 2018 – 6:30 p.m.
233 South Main Street, Monroe, Ohio

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