2017 Plans for Fairgrounds Improvements

Construction

Storage

Lighting

Renovation

Completed Fine Arts Building renovation

Updating outdoor lighting

Concrete Pour at Harvest Building

Fair staff Working on entrance to fine arts bldg funded by foundation

Maintenance Shop Renovation

Completed Projects:

2015

  • Replaced asphalt with concrete in quad area between Crosetti & Harvest
  • Completed Storage Building for tables, chairs and other equipment used in rentals of the Fairgrounds buildings, saving an incredible amount of staff time in moving items during set up and tear down for events
  • Purchased additional equipment to help maintain the Fairgrounds, such as tractors, water truck, and fork lift
  • Purchased paving equipment to be able to maintain Fairgrounds roads and sidewalks
  • Upgraded the Equestrian Area Including a new manure bunker, arena rock removal & expansion of patio area at food concession
  • Repaired & improved utility connections including water, sewer and electric in the grassy area near the grandstand
  • Improved the Crosetti Building, including electrical upgrades, new roll up door, sound proofing, wall sheeting and fresh paint
  • Realigned the carnival lot fence in preparation for future expansion of the Farmers Market

2014

  • Repaired well that collapsed and purchased and installed new pipe, pump and computer system
  • Installed new Patio & Landscaping between Rodgers House and Heritage Hall
  • Built storage building for event equipment (tables, chairs, etc.)
  • Improved horse show concession area
  • Retrofitted Livestock Barn with earthquake improvements
  • Upgraded Rodgers House Patio with new utilities and paving
  • Moved greenhouse to the entrance area and created new entrance to the Fairgrounds to the Heritage Hall Patio
  • Repaired some of the sewer system
  • Purchased and renovated the Heritage Office

2013

  • Repaired/recoated the Crosetti Building Roof
  • Cross connected wells on the fairgrounds (to improve water delivery)
  • Repaired/recoated the Fine Arts Building Roof
  • Repaired windows in the Fine Arts Building
  • Repainted Rodgers House and improved the landscaping
  • Relocated the Greenhouse and improved the Heritage Hall entrance
  • Purchased equipment needed for maintaining the fairgrounds, including 3 Kubota UTV’s, a Kubota tractor, a utility truck, boom lift, scissors lift, a flail mower, an implement for the Horse Arena, a janitorial cart, and a dump truck.

2011 – 2012

  • Remodeled the Garden Building into Heritage Hall and retrofitted it with an antique bar

2010

  • Completed new restroom facilities at the Horse Show Grounds

2009

  • Repaired paving and electrical in the Livestock Area

Completed Projects

October 2017

  • Fine Arts Building Renovation
  • Concrete and Asphalt Projects at Fine Arts Building
  • Outdoor Lighting – More than 500 new lights and 25 new light poles have been installed during the past 4 years
  • Purchased a new skid steer Kabota tractor

In Process October 2017 –

  • Two Water Storage Tanks and Electric Meter
  • Concrete and Asphalt Projects in Harvest Kitchen Patio Area
  • Shop Building Renovation 75% completed
  • Chip seal and seal coat parts of asphalt roads at the fairgrounds

Projects that will begin this year and continue into 2018 –

  • Restroom Facilities in Heritage Hall
  • Expansion of RV Park, adding 25 additional hookups