UPDATE: Project could bring improvements to East Side Tacoma park

The City of Tacoma announced Friday it is accepting bids for a project that would bring a range of improvements to Ray C. Roberts (Tom Schuster) Memorial Park on Tacoma’s East Side.

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According to bid documents, the project includes the new construction of concrete pathways, concrete stairs with railings, a flag pole and base, and underground electrical service and system elements. Optional items include new park benches, the planting of an evergreen tree, topsoil and ground cover plantings, and a decorative concrete border curb.

Ray C. Roberts (Tom Schuster) Memorial Park is located at 802 E. Division Ln.

The City of Tacoma is accepting bids for a project that would bring a range of improvements to Ray C. Roberts (Tom Schuster) Memorial Park on Tacoma’s East Side. (PHOTO BY TODD MATTHEWS)

The City of Tacoma is accepting bids for a project that would bring a range of improvements to Ray C. Roberts (Tom Schuster) Memorial Park on Tacoma’s East Side. (PHOTO BY TODD MATTHEWS)

The project budget is $50,000 to $55,000. Contractors listed on the City of Tacoma’s Small Works Roster may bid on the project by 11 a.m. on Weds., Feb. 19.

More information is available online here.

UPDATE | MON., FEB. 24, 2014 — The City of Tacoma has extended the bid deadline for this project. The new deadline is 11 a.m. on Mon., March 3. More information is available online here.

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