Deer Meadow Park Trail


Work will begin soon on an asphalt trail expansion from Deer Meadow Park. The expansion will be midway on the easterly side going to north and slightly east to the Stable Property line. Eventually, when the Stable property is developed, a connection will lead to Bloom Road. Residents can expect to see tree and brush clearing along with earthmoving equipment in the area. Staff to post updates on the Town’s website daily.

Project Updates:

June 2, 2021 - Contractor has completed the trail and access restoration.

June 1, 2021 - Contractor is finishing the restoration on the trail and access to the site.

May 28, 2021 @ 8:00 am - Contractor is reviewing any issues from yesterday’s rain. Everything is saturated so no construction work today.

May 27, 2021 @ 11:45 am - Contractor completed the gravel shoulders and topsoil along the trail. Rained out today. Restoration will be scheduled.

May 25, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - Contractor is working on gravel shoulders and topsoil along the trail.

May 10, 2021 @ 4:15 pm - Bituminous trail has been paved.

May 6, 2021 - Contractor continues to work on cleaning up the site. 

May 4, 2021 @ 3:15 pm - Contractor has installed the pond weir, blanketed the steep slopes and re-seeded the disturbed areas. Contractor is working on clean-up of the area. Contractor is scheduling the paving of the trail. 

December 18, 2020 - Contractor is done working for the season other than some minor cleanup items.

December 17, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - Contractor will continue restoration activities.

December 17, 2020 - Contractor will perform restoration activities. 

December 15, 2020 - Contractor working on ditch and pond grading. 

December 14, 2020 - Contractor will continue excavating the pond.

December 11, 2020 - Contractor will begin excavating the pond. 

December 10, 2020 - Contractor is pumping out the water in the ditch and pond. They are also preparing access for pond excavation work. 

December 8, 2020 - Contractor setting up to perform pond excavation. 

December 4, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - Contractor will begin preparing for the pond excavation. 

December 3, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - The contractor is not done working. They have removed equipment and will be bringing in different equipment. 

December 2, 2020 - Contractor is digging the ditch, placing gravel on the trail and dewatering the pond.

December 1, 2020 - Contractor is draining the pond and beginning ditch & trail grading. 

November 30, 2020 - Contractor is draining the pond and starting trail grading preparation. 

November 19, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - Tomorrow, November 20th contractor is finishing tree removal.  

November 18, 2020 @ 4:30 pm -  Tomorrow, November 19th Contractor will continue removing trees and brush. 

November 17, 2020 @ 4:16 pm - Tomorrow, November 18th Contractor will continue removing trees and brush. 

November 17, 2020 - Contractor will begin removing trees and brush today.

October 30, 2020 @ 2:15 pm - Contractor performing final review of tree removal following ditch and trail alignment review. 

October 27, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - Tomorrow, October 28, the contractor is continuing to review tree removals and survey staking.  

October 20, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - Tomorrow, October 21, the contractor is reviewing staking and tree removals. We are reviewing ditch alignment and tree removals. 

October 13, 2020 @ 3:15 pm - Trail survey staking is complete and tree removals are marked.

October 8, 2020 - Survey staking is underway.


Preliminary Project Schedule 
Adopt Assessments                                                                                             
Assessment Hearing                                                                                     
Neighborhood Informational Meeting                                                                   
Authorize Amount to be Assessed                                                                       
Construction Completed                                                                                     
Construction Begins                                                                                                                       Award Contract                                                                                                         
Bid Opening                                                                                                         
Authorize Advertisement for Bid                                                                         
Accept Plans & specifications               
Neighborhood Informational Meeting                                                                  
Authorize Preparation of Plans & Specifications                                              
Order Improvements                                                                                           
Public Hearing                                                                                                    
Neighborhood Informational Meeting                                                                  
Call for Public Hearing                                                                                       
Accept Feasibility Report Presentation (PDF)                                                    
Neighborhood Informational Meeting                                                             
Authorize Preparation of Feasibility Report