World’s Fair Park Improvements

Posted in Civic/Assembly, Sports/Recreation

Value: $21,900,000

Year Completed: 2003

Location: 525 Henley Street, Knoxville, Tennessee

Area: 10 acres

Owner: The Public Building Authority of Knoxville/ Knox County

Architect: Ross/Fowler PC

Delivery System: Construction Manager At-Risk

Points of Pride…

  • AGC and ABC Award for Construction Excellence for Outstanding Sitework/Landscape Contractor
  • Metropolitan Planning Commission Excellence Award for Special Use

“I want to express our gratitude to you and your organization for the successful completion of the work at the World’s Fair Park and the related projects. Although the Park is the most obvious component of the project, the other projects including the Clinch Bridge Renovation, the Relocation of the 48″ Sewer, and the 11th Street Road Improvements were equally complex and required a dedicated management team to deliver the projects on time and within budget. Your hard work in making sure the contractors delivered a quality project, in addition to budget and time constraints, has paid off, as is evidenced by the success of the Park as a public venue.”

~ Jeff Galyon; Project Manager, Public Building Authority of the City of Knoxville