Veterans Park

Veterans Park

Location: Folkston, Georgia

Office Responsible: Hinesville, GA

December 1, 2014–Sepember 1, 2015

Project Cost: $250,000

Client: City of Folkston
Pender Lloyd, City Manager
541 First Street
Folkston, Georgia 31537
Telephone: (912) 496-2563

This project was funded by a Transportation Enhancement grant through Georgia Department of Transportation. Veterans Park is a historic trailhead and streetscape project allowing for a pedestrian pathway linking various sites in the historic downtown district of Folkston. The scope of work involved plan preparation in accordance with City, County, and GDOT standards, location and topographic survey, contract administration, and construction observation. Plan preparation included grading, drainage, landscaping, walkways, benches, ADA compliant facilities, veteran related memorials that include granite monuments and plaques, and erosion control measures. Project costs were $250,000 of which, P.C. Simonton & Associates secured $200,000 in grant funds.