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Lakewood Park
Owner: St. Lucie County, FL
Project Location: Fort Pierce, FL

St. Lucie County advertised for Design-Build services via the RFP process. RDC responded and was awarded this highly contested project based on its on-time, on-budget reputation. The challenge: Transform 157 acres of pine shrub, wetlands and scattered oak trees into a regional park for all of St. Lucie County's residents to enjoy.


Lakewood Park's major features include:

• One Myrtha 75y x 75y learn-to-swim pool with "0" entry

• Splash deck adjacent to the learn-to-swim pool utilizing Raindrop products

• Restroom and equipment room bordering pool area

• Two-story restroom/ concession building near

• Maintenance building

• Four tournament soccer fields lighted for night use

• Four baseball/softball fields lighted for night use

• Picnic pavilions

• Information kiosks

• Asphalt roadways and pathways

• Multipurpose trails

• Pedestrian and roadway lighting

• Gated entrances

• Enhanced and relocated wetlands

• Four pedestrian bridges

• Six-acre lake and enhanced wetlands